Staffordshire Business News

Healthy FE conference gets the thumbs up

The West Midlands Healthy FE conference, held at South Staffordshire College’s Rodbaston Campus, has been hailed as a real success. Fifteen colleges from across the West Midlands attended the event, and through discussion and debate students identified the top 5 health issues affecting young people as teenage…

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Students pass the test at Mallory Park

Motor Vehicle Students from South Staffordshire College have supported an event at the famous Mallory Park Race Circuit. Ten Level 3 Motor Vehicle students from the College’s Tamworth Campus went along to offer their assistance at the Greenpower electric car test day, organised in conjunction with The Staffordshire…

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Burntwood business powered by the sun

A local business is reaping the rewards of installing renewable energy technologies, saving hundreds of pounds on its energy bills and significantly reducing its carbon emissions. Based on the Burntwood Business Park in Cannock Chase, npower’s three-storey office is home to 100 employees. With 196 light fittings, 96…

Ground-breaking performance by apprentice star

Apprentice star Ruth Badger has performed the official ground-breaking ceremony at the multi-million pound Rural Enterprise Academy, based at the Rodbaston Campus of South Staffordshire College. Ruth donned a hard hat and grabbed a spade to turn the first sod of earth, watched by the Academy’s Principal Lorraine…

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