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  • Uniformed services students try new body armour

    Uniformed services students try new body armour

    19 December 2016

    Gateshead College students who are training for a career in one of the uniform services have been trying out the latest in body armour.

    SafeGuard Armour, a supplier of body armour, ballistic helmets and bullet and stab-proof vests, has donated a sample bullet proof vest. The vest was donated to give all Public and Uniformed Services students the opportunity to gain practical experience with leading bullet proof vests, preparing them for real life security scenarios.

     

  • Young entrepreneur celebrates first year in business

    Young entrepreneur celebrates first year in business

    7 December 2016

    Alex Henderson, who is 21 and from Whitley Bay, launched NewGen Creative in November 2015 while studying TV and Film at Gateshead College, where he was also president of the Northern Stars enterprise society – an initiative within the college that supports budding entrepreneurs to start and grow businesses.