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Redesigned college magazine wins national Shine award

Redesigned college magazine wins national Shine award

The award-winning Sixth Sense college magazine  at Blackpool Sixth has scooped another Shine School Media award, this time for its online homepage. ...

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Schools’ essay competition winners

Schools’ essay competition winners

Blackpool Sixth recently held an essay writing competition for Year 10 and 11 students on the subject of ‘why language matters.’ Competitor ...

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Aspiring poet publishes his verse

Aspiring poet publishes his verse

A Blackpool Sixth student is hoping his collection of poetry will inspire others to get help if they are struggling with mental ...

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Poetry day with Mike Garry

Poetry day with Mike Garry

Mancunian people’s poet Mike Garry gave Blackpool Sixth students a language masterclass as part of the college’s enrichment programme.  Earlier in the ...

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Linguists lead the way with Oxbridge offers

Linguists lead the way with Oxbridge offers

Oxford and Cambridge universities have recently revealed which students they are offering places to for their degree courses starting this autumn. Blackpool ...

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Brontë experience for literature students

Brontë experience for literature students

A group of students from The Blackpool Sixth Form College recently visited one of the most iconic buildings in world literature. The ...