College helps Ford employees through plant enclosure
After 40 years of operations, the Ford Southampton Assembly Plant has closed its gates for the final time. The factory, which has produced over 2 million Transit Vans since 1972, will now say goodbye to many of its 531 employees, who were informed of the planned closure in October last year.
A creative success for textiles students
Patchwork, embroidery and quilting were just some of the areas of work on display by students at the Eastleigh College Stitched Textiles Summer Exhibition. Students from various textiles courses showcased some elaborate and intricate pieces of work at the three day event, held at the College's Desborough Campus
Eastleigh College apprentice is awarded medal at WorldSkills final
Steven Burge, Eastleigh College Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Apprentice and one of 29 competitors handpicked to be part of Team UK, yesterday received a Medallion for Excellence at the WorldSkills 2013 final in Leipzig, Germany.