Lincolnshire Regional College Administrator, Janine Baker, recently completed her first-ever half marathon, raising £2610, which has now been donated to Myeloma UK.  Janine originally intended to raise money for her old school friend, Caroline Owusu, to help with her treatment after she was diagnosed with Multiple Myeloma in early 2013.  Janine explained: “Caroline was only…

A proposal for a major collaboration between the Grimsby Institute Group (GIG) and the Lincoln College Group (LCG) creating one of the largest training capabilities in the UK. The two organisations are exploring collaboration on apprenticeships, higher education, international training and developing provision identified by the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership as priority sector skills…

Staff and learners from Lincolnshire Regional College (LRC) have been celebrating their achievements and the end of the academic year with family, friends and sponsors at their annual awards ceremony, The Brilliance Awards. The awards have been growing year-on-year and were held this year at The Storehouse on Skegness’ North Parade where over 100 invited…

Uniformed Public Services learners from the Grimsby Institute and & Lincolnshire Regional College joined forces to take advantage of the recent good weather when they took part in a reward day. Tutors; Sandy Walster, Bob Wells & Roy Munson started the reward day’s outdoor educational activities at Brandy Wharf, by dividing the learners into three…

Grimsby Institute is delighted to announce the launch of Workforce Skills during National Apprenticeship Week 2016, further strengthening its commitment to the region’s local business community. The team, which is led by Executive Director Lucy Ottewell, specialises in delivering responsive and supportive training solutions to employers in the area. Lucy said: “It is exciting times…

The Grimsby Institute Group recently announced the retirement of Principal and Chief Executive, Mrs Sue Middlehurst, at the end of the academic year, which will see the role split between two posts, which have now been appointed to. Mrs Middlehurst joined the Group in January 2011 and has led the Group to consolidate its position…

Learners from across Lincolnshire Regional College (LRC) joined their tutors, support staff, families and friends for the annual Brilliance Awards, celebrating learner excellence and dedication in an award ceremony, at The Storehouse in Skegness, where 11 learners were awarded prizes sponsored by some of the region’s top employers. The Brilliance Awards have been running for…

Principal & Chief Executive of the Grimsby Institute Group, Sue Middlehurst, has been recognised for her outstanding leadership and contribution to the education sector with a special award presented by the Women’s Leadership Network. Sue was presented with the Inspiring Leader Award 2015 by Helen Armitage from AA Projects, sponsors of the award, following a…