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Former students win £1000 awards

Former students win £1000 awards

Two former Blackpool Sixth students received £1000 cheques just before the Christmas holidays for their excellent work at the college. Thomas White, ...

Events

Ancient hero’s story comes to Blackpool

Ancient hero’s story comes to Blackpool

Blackpool school pupils are soon to experience one of the all-time classics of world literature.  Homer’s ‘Odyssey’ about the troubled journey home ...

art and design

UCLAN Photography Fieldwork Conference

UCLAN Photography Fieldwork Conference

On the 15th November ten of Blackpool Sixth’s Excellence Programme students from visual arts attended the UCLAN Photography Fieldwork Conference. The conference, discussing ...

Public Services

Remembrance parade

Remembrance parade

On Friday 10th November, first year BTEC Level 3 Public Services students held a Remembrance Parade at the college to pay tribute ...

Guests

Memorial lecture has peace focus

Memorial lecture has peace focus

This year’s Memorial Lecture at Blackpool Sixth had a timely focus on peace in a year which has seen many appalling terrorist ...

IT

‘UniLad’ inspiration for BTEC IT students

‘UniLad’ inspiration for BTEC IT students

Former student James Daly came back into Blackpool Sixth on 30th October to talk to lower and upper BTEC IT students about ...

Charity Events

College backs End Polio campaign

College backs End Polio campaign

Blackpool Sixth is supporting Rotary International’s campaign to eradicate polio. Poliomyelitis (polio) is a paralysing and potentially fatal disease that still threatens ...

IT

IT and computing students visit the University of Bolton.

IT and computing students visit the University of Bolton.

On 18th October lower sixth BTEC IT and A Level Computing students visited the University of Bolton to take part in their ...

IT

Computer games impress Merlin

Computer games impress Merlin

Blackpool Sixth BTEC Level 3 IT students have been busy creating computer games with a serious business aim in mind. They worked ...