Grimsby Institute of Further and Higher Education has received an Association of Colleges (AoC) Beacon Award for excellence in Widening Access to Higher Education, sponsored by Gateway Qualifications. Employers and community partners work with the college to ensure that the courses available through the college match the needs of the local area. After a review…

The team from the Grimsby Institute’s Building Services Engineering department celebrated their achievements at their annual awards ceremony for Building. The evening recognised and rewarded the hard work of the learners over the past academic year. Neil Bainbridge, Associate Principal Advanced Technology presented the awards with Steve Hilton, Grimsby Institute Building Studies Curriculum Manager, who…

Professional Writing degree, scriptwriting, prose, novel, fiction,

University Centre Grimsby (UCG) student Ted Stanley is celebrating success with a series of writing pieces that have been shortlisted in international competitions. Ted, who is studying the BA (Hons) Professional Writing Degree at UCG, had his short story ‘Best Man for the Job’ placed runner up in an international literary competition and just recently,…

Students, education, learning, fine art, special effects,

The University Centre Grimsby’s BA Hons Graduation show ‘Polymath’ took place recently showcasing the work of both the BA Fine Arts and BA Special Effects Make-up Design for TV, Film and Theatre students. The show opened in spectacular fashion to over 150 members of the public, students, their families and key local figures including The…