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College guides girls into trade skills

7 November 2018

Brownies of Gwent are adding trade skills to their sash of accolades thanks to Coleg Gwent. The group of 26 Brownies, part of Girlguiding Gwent, are brushing up on their paintwork, woodwork and plumbing skills as they work with the college to create their own bird boxes and fountain pumps to place in woodlands across the borough.

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Help dress the poppy dress for charity

19 October 2018

Students, staff and members of the public are invited to help college students create a poppy dress, to commemorate 100 years since the Great War ended.

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Vote for Coleg Gwent!

19 October 2018

Coleg Gwent is a finalist in the new Sustainable Wales Awards, which celebrate excellence, innovation and leadership in the sustainability and green energy sectors in Wales.

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10 reasons to love Coleg Gwent

18 October 2018

Looking for a reason to love your college? Look no further, we've got 10 of them for Coleg Gwent right here:

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Photography is in the eye of the beholder

18 October 2018

Our A-Level photography students from Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone attended The Eye International Photography festival at Aberystwyth Arts Centre recently. The three day festival, which takes place every two years, is founded by photographers for photographers and those who appreciate all forms of photography. The students listened to presentations by leading photographers and saw work on display in several on-site exhibitions.

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Learning centres on College's investment

17 October 2018

"Coleg Gwent students can now take advantage of the new £2.5 million learning centre at Usk campus, as part of their course. Tim Smit, creator of The Eden Project and founder of The Lost Gardens of Heligan, unveiled the new learning centre to an audience including the Mayor of Usk

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