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Employment Success for Employability Student

Employment Success for Employability Student
Description
Previous Employability and Personal Development student, Reece Morden, has recently been offered a job as a Trainee Greenkeeper at Sand Martin's Golf Club in Finchampsted, as a result of his work experience whilst at Merrist Wood College.
Date:
17/01/2018

Public Services Students Put Their Training to the Test

Public Services Students Put Their Training to the Test
Description
Principal of Merrist Wood College, Jacki Hughes, has praised four Public Services students who stepped in to help at a recent incident outside of the College.
Date:
09/01/2018

Exciting New Arrivals to the Animal Management Centre

Exciting New Arrivals to the Animal Management Centre
Description
This month the College welcomed two exciting new arrivals to its Animal Management Centre, Warhol and Fordham the coatis.
Date:
14/12/2017

Guildford College Group Celebrates Outstanding Achievements at Annual Graduation and Awards Ceremony

Guildford College Group Celebrates Outstanding Achievements at Annual Graduation and Awards Ceremony
Description
One of the UK's best known wildlife presenters and adventurers, Steve Backshall, joined graduates and award winners of all ages to help celebrate their outstanding achievements at the recent Guildford College Group Graduation and Awards Ceremony at G Live.
Date:
13/12/2017

Festive Animal Fun at Merrist Wood College

Festive Animal Fun at Merrist Wood College
Description
Merrist Wood College opened its gates to visitors on Sunday 3 December to enjoy an array of festive animals, woodland craft demonstrations and stalls.
Date:
05/12/2017

Merrist Wood College Floristry Student Wins Silver at The Skills Show

Merrist Wood College Floristry Student Wins Silver at The Skills Show
Description
Elizabeth Newcombe, who is currently studying for her Masters Diploma in Professional Floristry at Merrist Wood College, has recently been awarded a silver medal at The Skills Show Competition at the NEC in Birmingham.
Date:
29/11/2017

Medallion of Excellence for Will Burberry at WorldSkills 2017

Medallion of Excellence for Will Burberry at WorldSkills 2017
Description
Former Merrist Wood College Horticulture (Landscaping) Apprentice, Will Burberry, has won a Medallion of Excellence at the WorldSkills finals in Abu Dhabi.
Date:
23/10/2017

WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017 – Opening Ceremony Photos and Day One

WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017 – Opening Ceremony Photos and Day One
Description
Previous Landscaping student, Will Burberry, is currently representing Team UK in Landscape Gardening at WorldSkills in Abu Dhabi.
Date:
17/10/2017

BALI Success for Landscaping Students

BALI Success for Landscaping Students
Description
A number of our Landscaping and Horticulture students recently worked on a garden designed by international award winning designer, Andy Sturgeon, at RHS Hampton Court Flower Show.
Date:
17/07/2017

Public Services Students Celebrate with Annual Passing Out Parade

Public Services Students Celebrate with Annual Passing Out Parade
Description
Last Friday 44 Public Services students successfully took part in their annual Passing Out Parade, held at Merrist Wood College. The students had been practising every day to ensure the parade marching was unified and impressive.
Date:
12/07/2017
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