News

  • From Newcastle to New Zealand – 20,000 km, 2 people, 1 van

    From Newcastle to New Zealand – 20,000 km, 2 people, 1 van

    29 May 2013

    Two native New Zealanders who’ve been based in Newcastle are set to embark on an epic 20 000 km adventure, crossing the largest land mass on earth… in a panel van. Laura Glasgow and Chris Pevreal are choosing to travel home in such unusual style to raise money for charity. All funds will go to North of England Children’s Cancer Research, charity for abandoned children Half the Sky as well as the Cancer Society of New Zealand.

  • Gateshead students are national champions

    Gateshead students are national champions

    24 May 2013

    Talented footballers at Gateshead College have proven that they are the best in Britain – and have picked up a fan in the form of double Olympic gold athlete Dame Kelly Holmes.

  • College does it by the book to support charity

    College does it by the book to support charity

    20 May 2013

    Students and staff from a Gateshead College have volunteered their time to take part in a read-a-thon at a local primary school as part of a national day of giving.

  • North East Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Awards launch in Newcastle

    15 May 2013

    Gateshead College to host the launch of the fourteenth annual Women into the Network (WIN) North East Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Awards.

  • Double Olympian returns to champion students efforts

    Double Olympian returns to champion student efforts

    13 May 2013

    Double Olympic gold medallist Dame Kelly Holmes returned to Gateshead College on May 10 to mark the final day of an exclusive education programme to support students in their bid to become professional sports men and women.