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National BTEC recognition for Blackpool Sixth

National BTEC recognition for Blackpool Sixth

Blackpool Sixth is celebrating success and national recognition for the excellence of its BTEC provision.  The college as a whole has won ...

Career Ready

Adam’s career ready after stint at top accountancy firm

Adam’s career ready after stint at top accountancy firm

Work experience has added up to some great careers advice for Blackpool Sixth student Adam Todd. Adam, 17, has spent a week ...

English

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. ...

Performing arts

Bollywood dance gets Fylde youngsters fit

Bollywood dance gets Fylde youngsters fit

Dance students at Blackpool Sixth have been giving a bit of Bollywood glamour to youngsters across the Fylde coast. The BTEC students ...

Business

Harry’s masterclass for young rugby stars

Harry’s masterclass for young rugby stars

A rising Wigan Warriors star has been putting Fleetwood RUFC under 9s through their paces in a special training session. Harry Rushton, ...

Music

Poulton St Chad’s Primary celebrates the power of music

Poulton St Chad’s Primary celebrates the power of music

An exciting recording collaboration between Blackpool Sixth students and schoolchildren from Poulton St Chad’s CofE Primary is highlighting the powerful impact of ...

Music

Supporting act switch-on accolade for The Sound

Supporting act switch-on accolade for The Sound

Popular party band The Sound are supporting Busted at the Blackpool Tower Headland for this year’s illuminations switch-on. The band, made up ...

art and design

Jakob’s starring role in Love Island

Jakob’s starring role in Love Island

Blackpool Sixth’s very own Jakob Johnson is embroiled in all the on and off screen gossip for this year’s Love Island as ...

Community Links

A human perspective on the refugee crisis in Syria

A human perspective on the refugee crisis in Syria

The true humanitarian cost of war and its impact was brought to life for Blackpool Sixth students when a Syrian refugee spoke ...