College Calendar and Events

Open Events

Come and see what we can do for you. Meet the teams, find out about all of our amazing courses, ask questions, have a go, talk to our teachers, take a tour, discuss career options, explore different subject combinations, take part in activities and demos, chat to current students, refreshments and more!

Go for it! – Taster Events

We offer a range of sessions offering you the chance to try a selection of subjects before you enrol. To sign up, email your name and the subject you’re interested in to

Choose from:

English, Art & Media
Covering: English Language, English Literature, Media, Art and Music Technology.

Covering: Psychology, Sociology, Geography, History, Business/Economics, Classics, Law, Religion Philosophy & Ethics (RPE), Health and Social Care

Science, Maths and Technology
Covering: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Maths, Computer Science and ICT

Key Dates

Event Date
A level results day and re-enrolment Thurs 16th August 2018
GCSE results day Thurs 23rd August 2018
Enrolment of new students Thurs 23rd – Wed 28th August 2018
Induction for second year students Tues 4th – Wed 5th September 2018
Induction for first year students Thurs 6th – Fri 7th September 2018
Start of Autumn term Mon 10th September 2018 – All students in college for start of timetabled lessons
Half term Mon 29th October – Fri 2nd November 2018
Mock exam period Mon 19th November – Fri 14th December 2018
End of term Thurs 20th December 2018
Start of Spring term Mon 7th January 2019
Half term Fri 15th – Fri 22nd February 2019
Progression day (first year students) Fri 5th April 2019 TBC
End of term Fri 5th April 2019
Start of Summer term Tues 23rd April 2019
Bank Holiday Mon 6th May 2019
Exam period Mon 13th May – Fri 29th June 2019
Half term Mon 27th May – Fri 31st May 2019
End of term First years – Tues 25th June 2019
Second years – study leave from Fri 24th May 2019