Coleg Gwent News

BBC X-Ray's Lucy Owen with Coleg Gwent staff and learners

BBC X-Ray Visits our Leading Automotive Department

27 March 2020

Last week, our Crosskeys Campus was host to some very special guests for the day – the BBC X-Ray film crew. On Tuesday 17th March, staff and learners at the Coleg Gwent Automotive department were visited by some well-known faces from the BBC, who dropped in to use our facilities to report on MOTs and motor vehicle maintenance for the popular consumer rights TV programme which aired at 7:30pm on Thursday 26th March.

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Woman standing in front of Reach+ banner

How we're helping refugees to rebuild their lives with the Reach+ Project

20 March 2020

In an innovative and forward-looking partnership with Newport City Council, Coleg Gwent is proud to be involved in delivering the Reach+ project in Newport. Reach+ is a Welsh Government scheme providing one-stop support hubs in Newport, Cardiff, Swansea and Wrexham, aimed at helping refugees to rebuild their lives and integrate into their local communities.

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Coleg Gwent Care students

Coleg Gwent Learners leading role in We Care Wales Campaign!

3 March 2020

Coleg Gwent is proud to be playing an important role in the recently launched 'We Care Wales' campaign, an initiative that focuses on career progression within the social care sector.

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Coleg Gwent stafff celebrate LGBTQ history month

Coleg Gwent staff celebrate LGBTQ history month!

28 February 2020

Yesterday, Coleg Gwent staff joined an informal gathering to show their support for LGBTQ+ history month.  This was the first event of its type for staff at the College, and the temporary Chair of the Equality & Diversity Group, Arwel Rees-Taylor, welcomed colleagues with his own, homemade cakes.

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Education & industry management at the launch of Cyber Colleges Cymru

Coleg Gwent & Cyber College Cymru: for the next generation of digital talent!

27 February 2020

Following the successful launch of Cyber College Cymru this week by Kirsty Williams AM: Education Minister, Coleg Gwent is delighted to officially announce details of our exciting new digital BTEC course, the National Extended Diploma in Computing.

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Newport half marathon runners

Coleg Gwent champions good causes

24 February 2020

The Newport Half Marathon is almost upon us, and Coleg Gwent are already in the lead with their support for good causes!

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