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New Foal for Hadlow College Equestrian Centre

Posted on 18th March 2015 in Equine Management

Our Equine students were celebrating a new arrival this weekend as Tilly gave birth to a Chestnut Colt at 04.10am on Sunday morning.

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A Great Family Day Out at Annual Lambing Weekend

Posted on 16th March 2015 in Events

Hadlow College staff and students have celebrated another successful Lambing Weekend.

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Do You Need an App for That?

Posted on 13th March 2015 in Apprenticeships

This week, as part of National Apprenticeship Week, our team of advisers have been out and about around the South-East asking businesses whether they have an “app for that”.

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Horticulture students experience Iceland’s sustainable technology

Posted on 5th March 2015 in Higher Education, Horticulture

A group of eight final year BSc Horticulture students have recently returned from a study tour to Iceland. Where they experienced the sustainable techniques used in glasshouses as well as seeing the sustainable use of geothermal energy in Icelandic Horticulture.

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Cans for Corridors Update

Posted on 26th February 2015 in Animal Management

Since joining the cans for corridors project, run at Durrell Wildlife in November, our students have been collecting aluminium cans in order to raise funds for the ‘Cans For Corridors’ project in Brazil.

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Princess Christian’s Farm Poultry Enterprise

Posted on 12th February 2015 in Animal Management

Students at our Princess Christian’s Farm campus in Hildenborough are working on an exciting new Poultry Enterprise project – a new purpose built area with wheelchair access to enable students of all ability to care for the poultry birds. The Poultry Enterprise project is self-funding and is student led every step of the way. A grant from KCC was obtained and with help from private donations the project has been made possible.

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Hadlow Searches For “Land-Based Business of the Year”

Posted on 11th February 2015 in General

Once again, Hadlow College – together with Brachers LLP – is sponsoring the ‘Land-Based Business of the Year’ category in the Kent Excellence in Business Awards (KEiBA).

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NPTC Level 5 Floristry Distinctions

Posted on 9th February 2015 in Floristry, Higher Education

Two Hadlow College Floristry staff are celebrating passing their NPTC Level 5 Diploma in Floristry with Distinction. This is the highest floristry qualification available in the UK, requiring the highest levels of floral design, design concepts and techniques.

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Horticulture Degree Students Benefit From Industry Conference

Posted on 4th February 2015 in HE News, Higher Education, Events

We recently held our annual Landscape and Horticulture Conference, attended by current Higher Education students studying both the BSc (Hons) and FdSc Horticulture programmes, as well as those on the FdSc Garden Management, HND Landscape Management and HND Garden Design programmes.

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Sports Students Work with Local Schools

Posted on 19th January 2015 in Sport & Outdoor Activities

Over the last few weeks our Extended Diploma in Sport students and our Level 1 and 2 Public Services students have been assisting with the delivery of Physical Education lessons for pupils at the Hadlow Rural Community School (HRCS).

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Football Academy Students Complete Their Football Coaching Badge

Posted on 8th January 2015 in Sport & Outdoor Activities

Hadlow College Level 2 and 3 Football Academy students have completed their level one football coaching badge this week with Charlton Athletic.

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Animal Management Students Work With Blue Cross

Posted on 5th January 2015 in Animal Management

Blue Cross has teamed up with Hadlow College to help find homes for unwanted cats, whilst giving Animal Management students valuable hands on experience.

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Land-based Technology Students Busy in the Workshops

Posted on 22nd December 2014 in Agriculture

Our Land-based Technology students have been busy in our engineering workshops, with several new projects coming in for repair or restoration, plus a few of the long term projects being finished off.

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Rural Businesses Learn More About Government Apprenticeship Changes

Posted on 4th December 2014 in Apprenticeships

On 3rd December 2014, Hadlow College held its first Business Advisory Council of the new academic year, with the aim of updating everyone on the forthcoming changes to apprenticeships.

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Degree Students’ work represented at Saddle Research Trust’s conference

Posted on 1st December 2014 in Equine Management, Higher Education

On Saturday 29th November we took 5 of our Degree students’ dissertation posters to the Saddle Research Trust’s conference at Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge. The aim of this international conference is to investigate the very latest in horse, saddle and rider interaction, and to look into how scientific research can promote equine welfare and performance.

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‘Winter Moments with Flowers’ in Bruges.

Posted on 27th November 2014 in Floristry

Students studying a variety of full and part-time floristry courses, from introduction through to the Level 5 Master Diploma in Professional Floristry, recently travelled to Bruges to visit the 'Winter Moments with Flowers' exhibition.

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First South-East Food and Agriculture Breakfast Hosted by Hadlow College

Posted on 26th November 2014 in General

On 25th November 2014, Hadlow College – together with Brachers, Smiths Gore and UK Export Finance – hosted the first South-East Food and Agriculture breakfast event.

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Students Decorate Ightham Mote

Posted on 23rd November 2014 in Floristry

A group of Level 3 Diploma in Floristry students recently visited Ightham Mote for a day of garland making to decorate the buildings for their Christmas display.

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Fisheries Management Students Survey the River Darent

Posted on 21st November 2014 in Fisheries Management, HE News, Higher Education

Our FdSc Fisheries Management students recently visited Darent Valley Fly Fishers to carry out an annual survey of the river Darent.

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La Chaire: The Story of Jersey’s Lost Garden

Posted on 17th November 2014 in Horticulture

Hadlow College lecturer Stephen Harmer has published his first book – La Chaire: The Story of Jersey's Lost Garden.

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Hadlow College sets up link with Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust

Posted on 13th November 2014 in Animal Management, HE News, Higher Education

The ‘Cans For Corridors’ project aims to use funds raised from recycling drinks cans, to create wildlife corridors to connect areas of fragmented habitat in the Atlantic Forest in Brazil.

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Free Winter Turf Seminars Offered To Industry

Posted on 10th November 2014 in Apprenticeships, General

This winter, in association with the local British and International Golf Greenkeepers’ Association (BIGGA) section, is offering free evening classes on a range of current topics.

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Sissinghurst Castle Gardens

Posted on 3rd November 2014 in Horticulture

15 students studying towards level three qualifications in Horticulture enjoyed a study trip to Sissinghurst Castle Gardens.

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Colchester Zoo Study Tour

Posted on 3rd November 2014 in Animal Management

55 Students studying for their degrees in Animal Management, Animal Conservation and Biodiversity and Animal Behavioural Science and Welfare recently benefitted from a study trip to Colchester Zoo.

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Ex-Hadlow Floristry Students Eco-Florist Business a Great Success

Posted on 30th October 2014 in Floristry, Alumni

Two ex-Hadlow College floristry students have, for the past seven years, firmly established their eco-florist business on am acre of land within the family fruit farm.

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Horticulture Students benefit from Ergonomic tools.

Posted on 24th October 2014 in Horticulture, Events

Students on our Level 3 Extended Diploma in Forestry and Arboriculture and our Level 3 Extended Diploma in Horticulture courses, will now benefit from a range of specialist, ergonomically designed, pruning equipment.

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Student Success at the Autumn Show and Game Fair

Posted on 20th October 2014 in Agriculture, Events

A group of agriculture students recently attended the Autumn Show and Game Fair, organised by the South of England Agricultural Society (SEAS).

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Hadlow College Firmly Back in Fruit

Posted on 17th October 2014 in HE News, Higher Education, Horticulture

Hadlow College firmly demonstrated that it was back in the fruit sector with an exceptional performance at this year’s National Fruit Show.

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The Horse of the Year Show

Posted on 10th October 2014 in Equine Management, HE News

A group of BSc (Hons) Equine Management and BSc (Hons) Equine Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation students recently attended this year’s Horse of the Year Show.

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Improvements and exciting new animals for our Animal Management Unit

Posted on 29th September 2014 in Animal Management

Our animal management students have some exciting new animals to get to know this year, including three Northern Flying Squirrels which are housed in a special nocturnal room of the animal management unit. These squirrels, together with the Sugar Gliders that we already possess, will make great research projects and allow students to conduct comparison studies, such as how they breed their young.

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Events

Fishing at Grove Farm

Hadlow Campus

Event date 4th April 2015 at 7:30am
Fisheries Management, Events

Grove Farm Open Day

Hadlow Campus

Event date 10th April 2015 at 10:00am
Fisheries Management

Football Academy Trial - Current Academy vs Trialists

Hadlow Campus

Event date 18th April 2015 at 10:30am
Sport & Outdoor Activities

Andrew Gould Lecture Demonstration

Hadlow Campus

Event date 20th April 2015 at 7:00pm
Equine Management, Events

Higher Education Applicant Day

Hadlow Campus

Event date 22nd April 2015 at 1:00pm
Higher Education, Events

Mottingham Open Day

Mottingham Campus

Event date 25th April 2015 at 10:00am
Events

Unaffiliated Show Jumping

Hadlow Campus

Event date 26th April 2015 at 9:00am
Equine Management, Events

Fishing at Grove Farm

Hadlow Campus

Event date 2nd May 2015 at 7:30am
Fisheries Management, Events

Clear Round Show Jumping

Hadlow Campus

Event date 6th May 2015 at 5:30pm
Equine Management, Events

Medway Horticultural Fair and Open Day 9th & 10th May

Medway Campus

Event date 9th May 2015 at 10:00am
Events

Affiliated Dressage

Event date 10th May 2015 at 9:00am
Equine Management, Events

Course Information Event

Hadlow Campus, Canterbury Campus, Royal Borough of Greenwich Equestrian Skills and Riding Centre, Mottingham Campus

Event date 13th May 2015 at 4:30pm
Events

Canterbury Open Day

Canterbury Campus

Event date 16th May 2015 at 10:00am
Events

Annual Horse Show

Hadlow Campus

Event date 24th May 2015 at 9:00am
Equine Management, Events

Higher Education Applicant Day

Hadlow Campus

Event date 27th May 2015 at 12:30pm

Household Sustainability: how to save the planet and your money

Hadlow Campus

Event date 27th May 2015 at 2:00pm
Events

Taster Day

Canterbury Campus, Hadlow Campus, Mottingham Campus, Royal Borough of Greenwich Equestrian Skills and Riding Centre

Event date 29th May 2015 at 9:00am
General, Events

Clear Round Show Jumping

Hadlow Campus

Event date 3rd June 2015 at 5:30pm
Equine Management, Events

Fishing at Grove Farm

Hadlow Campus

Event date 6th June 2015 at 7:29am
Fisheries Management, Events

Football Academy Trial - Tournament 6 a side

Hadlow Campus

Event date 13th June 2015 at 10:30am
Sport & Outdoor Activities

Hadlow Open Day

Hadlow Campus

Event date 20th June 2015 at 10:00am
Events

Higher Education Experience Day

Hadlow Campus

Event date 24th June 2015 at 12:30pm
Higher Education, Events

Course Information Event

Hadlow Campus, Canterbury Campus, Royal Borough of Greenwich Equestrian Skills and Riding Centre, Mottingham Campus

Event date 24th June 2015 at 4:29pm
Events

Future Successes for Low Carbon Communities: the next steps

Hadlow Campus

Event date 1st July 2015 at 9:45am
Events

Fishing at Grove Farm

Hadlow Campus

Event date 4th July 2015 at 7:30am
Fisheries Management, Events

Grove Farm Open Day

Hadlow Campus

Event date 31st July 2015 at 10:00am
Fisheries Management, Events

Fishing at Grove Farm

Hadlow Campus

Event date 1st August 2015 at 7:30am
Fisheries Management, Events

Grove Farm Open Day

Hadlow Campus

Event date 21st August 2015 at 9:59am
Fisheries Management, Events

Fishing at Grove Farm

Hadlow Campus

Event date 5th September 2015 at 7:30am
Fisheries Management, Events

Fishing at Grove Farm

Hadlow Campus

Event date 3rd October 2015 at 7:30am
Fisheries Management, Events

Taster Day

Canterbury Campus, Hadlow Campus, Mottingham Campus, Royal Borough of Greenwich Equestrian Skills and Riding Centre

Event date 30th October 2015 at 9:00am
General, Events

Taster Day

Canterbury Campus, Hadlow Campus, Mottingham Campus, Royal Borough of Greenwich Equestrian Skills and Riding Centre

Event date 19th February 2016 at 9:00am
Events

Taster Day

Canterbury Campus, Hadlow Campus, Mottingham Campus, Royal Borough of Greenwich Equestrian Skills and Riding Centre

Event date 3rd June 2016 at 9:00am
General, Events