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Focus on High Fashion

Monday 30 April 2018

The Bedford College Group is improving access to Higher Education by degrees. Already offering BAs and BScs, it has now agreed with the University of Northampton to offer degrees in Fashion and Photography at Bedford College’s South Bank Arts Centre.
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Kelsey's in the picture

Tuesday 24 April 2018

A Bedford College student, Kelsey Bushby, has created a portfolio of pictures showing off Bedford Town Centre. She was commissioned by BedfordBID which represents more than 500 businesses.
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European fashion runway

Thursday 5 April 2018

Bedford College fashion and textile students are continuing to compete on an international stage.
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Bridge to business

Thursday 9 November 2017

From the 11 January – 2 February 2018, Bedford College’s award winning Higher National Diploma Graphic Design course will again be open for business.
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Nationwide tour for Marcus

Wednesday 4 October 2017

A dream role playing Donkey in Shrek in a nationwide touring musical has been won by Bedford actor and singer Marcus Ayton.
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Graphic Design students flourishing at leading design agency

Tuesday 22 August 2017

EMC Design is the leading print and digital design agency for publishing, based in Oakley near Bedford.
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Spring Awakening for students

Tuesday 1 August 2017

Bedford College’s Kirsty Newman (pictured), Sam Robinson and Luke Bates are all involved in the Spring Awakening play being staged in September by the Bedford Marianettes.
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Next ‘stage’ in career

Monday 31 July 2017

As Bedford College students part company after completing a two-year BTEC Extended Diploma in Performing Arts they are preparing for the next “stage” of their lives.
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We can get you in movies

Monday 31 July 2017

Business link ups between the South Bank Arts Centre at Bedford College with the north bank Riverside are underway.
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First for Arts degrees

Monday 31 July 2017

Young people joining Bedford College can progress and complete a BA (Hons) degree in Graphic Design - and get great grades.
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University of uniforms

Monday 17 July 2017

Three Fashion & Textile Higher Education students at Bedford College took 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes in the national Project 20/20, Professional Clothing Awards.
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Star student wins international design prize

Monday 17 July 2017

Since arriving in the UK three years ago, a talented graphic designer has found a new career path thanks to the team at Bedford College.
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Theatre to Rent

Tuesday 10 May 2016

The former Bedford Girls’ High School in Bromham Road, Bedford has now opened up its fabulous facilities to the wider community.
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High note for music students

Friday 15 April 2016

Representing Bedford College for the 2016 Battle of the Bands at the Stables, MK were the winning band, 'Weighted Space'.
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Soroptimist success

Thursday 14 April 2016

Bedford College is helping the Soroptimist International organisation celebrate its 85th anniversary in 2016.
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Democracy in spotlight

Thursday 7 April 2016

Media students are helping to put democracy under the spotlight by filming council meetings.
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National award for David Litchfield

Wednesday 23 March 2016

Proving once again that Bedford College has top teaching staff, David Litchfield from the art department has won a national award.
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Passion Play filming

Monday 21 March 2016

There have been many film productions of the story of Jesus. Bedford College students will be making their own, based on The Passion Play being staged in Bedford town centre on Easter Saturday (26 March).
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Bridge to businesses

Tuesday 20 October 2015

From the 6-30 January 2016, Bedford College’s Award Winning Higher National Diploma Graphic Design Course will again be open for business.
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Creative studio is “Unreal”

Wednesday 7 October 2015

A new super studio at Bedford College’s South Banks Arts Centre means students are working in a creative environment as good as any London agency.
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MORE movie business links

Friday 21 August 2015

A movie destined to be shown at the world’s most famous festivals like Sundance was written and stars a former Bedford College performing arts staff member.
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Stage set for RADA

Monday 10 August 2015

Two Bedford College students have their next life stages set for RADA, the world famous school of dramatic arts.
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Top training – without university price tag

Wednesday 15 July 2015

Bedford College students who took part in the “New Blood” exhibition of the national D&AD met with the biggest names in the industry.
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South Bank sets standard for arts

Tuesday 14 July 2015

An important play giving insights and raising questions into the controversial Yarl’s Wood detention centre in Bedfordshire has been unveiled in a special showing at the South Bank Arts Centre.
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The Art of Fashion

Tuesday 23 June 2015

Bedford College students demonstrated that the South Bank Arts Centre is THE place to study for exciting careers in fashion, photography, animation, design and more.
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Designs on future

Thursday 16 April 2015

A Bedford College student has won a coveted internship with an international graphics company.
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Art + Engineering = Genius

Monday 19 January 2015

A combination of art and engineering, creativity and craft make up the visually outstanding work by Bedford artist, Alex Chinneck.
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Winning water work

Wednesday 14 January 2015

Art student Nicola Westcar has her work on permanent display in the gardens at the prestigious St Bede’s 55+ independent living centre, in Bromham Road, Bedford.
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Yamaha Music School

Tuesday 9 December 2014

Ace, the guitarist with the band Skunk Anansie, led a Yamaha Music School at Bedford College.
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Students at World Dance Championships

Monday 17 November 2014

Three students from Bedford College have achieved world class status on a recent trip to Germany to compete in the 2014 World Hip Hop Championships.
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