East Avenue Restaurant officially opens!

We opened the doors of East Avenue yesterday lunchtime to welcome an array of guests to try our brand new three-course menu in our newly refurbished restaurant.

Fundraising cheques presented to Hampshire Air Ambulance and Epilepsy Research UK

Eastleigh College students and staff recently presented Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance and Epilepsy Research UK with donations amounting to £2,750!

Eastleigh College join with local employers to bridge the skills gap

Representatives from Eastleigh College and NatWest recently got together to discuss the local skills gap and how we can better prepare students for the workplace.

Holiday Inn activites afternoon

Last week, our Hospitality and Catering students were invited to the Holiday Inn hotel in Southampton to take part in an activity afternoon.

Eastleigh Mardi Gras celebrations!

This weekend on Saturday 19th September, Eastleigh College students took to the parade to celebrate the annual Eastleigh Mardi Gras!

BA (Hons) Counselling students graduate in High Wycombe

BA (Hons) Counselling students from Eastleigh College travelled to High Wycombe last week to attend their graduation ceremony at the Swan Centre, High Wycombe, in association with Bucks New University.

East Avenue Restaurant update

A new, wooden-style floor has been laid, and the new furniture is currently being assembled... East Avenue will be ready to open soon! The finishing touches are expected to complete this week, and we will keep you updated with our progress.

Catering students welcome the first guest speaker of the year!

Yesterday our Hospitality and Catering students welcomed Caroline Benjamin from the Food Allergy Training Consultancy, who talked to the students about food allergies and intolerance.

Whisking up excitement for WorldSkills UK finals

Hospitality and Catering student, Ashesh Purja, is through to the next round of WorldSkills UK! Ashesh recently competed at the UK finals in Colchester, where he was awarded a Gold medal and the chance to compete at the Skills Show in November.

Functional Skills tutor receives formal recognition from Southampton General Hospital

Lynda Blackmore, Functional Skills Tutor at Eastleigh College, has received formal recognition from Southampton General Hospital at a recent Vocational Skills presentation evening.

Accountancy students secure Apprenticeships in industry

Two of our AAT Level 2 Accounting students have worked hard to secure jobs in industry this year. Ben Hughes and Humza Ahmed both impressed their employers during a work experience placement, and have now been offered permanent positions.

Student artwork showcased at London exhibition

A student studying a Foundation Diploma in Art, Design and Media was selected to feature at the UAL Awarding Body ‘Origins II’ exhibition at the Chelsea College of Art in London.