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…

Grimsby Institute and University Centre Grimsby tutor, Simon Bryson, recently completed Southwell Triathlon, raising £3400 for the Lincolnshire & Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance, a service that helped to save his life earlier in the year following a near-fatal accident while cycling near Willingham Woods in Lincolnshire with his son. The accident happened in June 2015 when…

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…

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…

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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,…