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Small change makes a big difference

Small change makes a big difference

Homeless charity Streetlife has had a funding boost from staff and students’ small change at Blackpool Sixth. The college has raised an ...

English

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 ...

art and design

Animation workshop boosts students’ skills

Animation workshop boosts students’ skills

The possibilities of a career in animation were explored by students at Blackpool Sixth with a specialist workshop from Bolton University. Lecturers ...

Love Island star on the pressures of social media

Love Island star on the pressures of social media

Kendall Rae-Knight, star of 2018’s Love Island and a former Miss England finalist, is coming to Blackpool Sixth to talk to students ...

Charity

College backs toilet twinning initiative

College backs toilet twinning initiative

Blackpool Sixth has backed an innovative initiative to help some of the world’s poorest people have basic essentials in life such as ...

Charity

Mission for Christmas is complete!

Mission for Christmas is complete!

Kind-hearted students and staff at Blackpool Sixth have donated an impressive 387 Christmas presents for Mission Christmas. The charity, in conjunction with ...

Charity

A helping hand for the Salvation Army

A helping hand for the Salvation Army

Students and staff have been spreading Christmas cheer by donating vital supplies for homeless and vulnerable people across the Blackpool area. The ...

IT

HACKATHON COMPUTER CHALLENGE FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

HACKATHON COMPUTER CHALLENGE FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

Students from Aspire, Montgomery and Unity high schools tested their IT skills at a ‘hackathon’ event at Blackpool Sixth. The 28 students ...

art and design

Digital Arts Exhibition Showcases Students’ Work

Digital Arts Exhibition Showcases Students’ Work

Blackpool Sixth is staging its second annual Digital Arts exhibition, giving pride of place to a wide range of creative work by ...