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Animal Management Centre Opens its Doors to Educate the Local Community

Animal Management Centre Opens its Doors to Educate the Local Community
Description
Merrist Wood College has recently been granted a zoo license, allowing it to share its collection of rare and exotic animals with the wider community.
Date:
11/07/2018

The Sun Shines Down on Public Services Passing Out Parade

The Sun Shines Down on Public Services Passing Out Parade
Description
Merrist Wood College's Public Services students recently held their annual Passing Out parade at the College. This year's parade commander was Level 2 student, Callum Mackenzie, who commanded 35 students in total.
Date:
11/07/2018

RHS Hampton Court Flower Show Success for Merrist Wood College Students

RHS Hampton Court Flower Show Success for Merrist Wood College Students
Description
Level 3 Floristry student, Monet Martin, was recently awarded a silver medal at RHS Hampton Court Flower Show, alongside fellow student, Vivien Withers, who was awarded a bronze medal.
Date:
06/07/2018

Transforming Together - The Guildford College Group Merging with Activate Learning

Transforming Together - The Guildford College Group Merging with Activate Learning
Description
The governing bodies of Guildford College Group and Activate Learning are delighted to share details of the proposed exciting new partnership between our colleges.
Date:
25/06/2018

Multiple Meerkat Pups Born at Merrist Wood College

Multiple Meerkat Pups Born at Merrist Wood College
Description
Merrist Wood is pleased to welcome four new meerkat pups to the College. The pups, who are yet to be named, were born at the College on Thursday 10 May as part of a successful breeding project.
Date:
18/06/2018

Merrist Wood College Floristry Student is EuroSkills Hopeful

Merrist Wood College Floristry Student is EuroSkills Hopeful
Description
Merrist Wood College student, Elizabeth Newcombe, has been chosen to represent Team UK in Floristry at EuroSkills 2018.
Date:
30/05/2018

Floristry Students Take Part in 'Florist of the Year' Competition at RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Floristry Students Take Part in 'Florist of the Year' Competition at RHS Chelsea Flower Show
Description
Floristry students from Merrist Wood College recently took part in 'The RHS Chelsea Florist of the Year' competition, run in association with the British Florist Association (BFA).
Date:
29/05/2018

Merrist Wood College Names 'The Collingridge Room' After Long-serving Horticulture Lecturer

Merrist Wood College Names 'The Collingridge Room' After Long-serving Horticulture Lecturer
Description
As voted for by staff, Merrist Wood College has recently named a meeting room 'The Collingridge Room', after one of the College's longest serving members of staff.
Date:
23/05/2018

Game reserves in South Africa visited by Merrist Wood Animal Management students

Game reserves in South Africa visited by Merrist Wood Animal Management students
Description
Ten Animal Management students from a combination of Access to Higher Education, Foundation Degree and BSc (Hons) Top Up Degree programmes visited two game reserves in South Africa last month (April 2018).
Date:
15/05/2018

Visitors Enjoy the Sunshine at Merrist Wood College's Annual Fleecy Frolics Event

Visitors Enjoy the Sunshine at Merrist Wood College's Annual Fleecy Frolics Event
Description
Merrist Wood College's lambing event, Fleecy Frolics, saw visitors flock in the sunshine to the 400 acre estate on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 April. The annual event provides an interactive and educational day out for the whole family, including future aspiring students.
Date:
26/04/2018
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