Ruskin Mill Visit

Yesterday (Wednesday 29th March), Jake and Russell from our Student Forum at Coleg Elidyr visited the Student Council at Ruskin Mill College. They had an amazing time seeing the college, and we would like to thank them for their time and hospitality, and we’re really looking for
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Red Nose Day 2017

This year, the student forum got very involved in organising a wide range of activities for Red Nose Day. The Coleg Elidyr bake-off pitted the Hospitality group against the Retail group in an afternoon of smoothie-making. We’d like to thank Castell Howell foods for sponsoring th
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Maths Week Challenge Success

Congratulations our Art & Design group of Alison, Ben, Catryn and Daisy for their success with the Natspec maths week challenge; #MathsGameOn. Their mathematics game concept, ‘Race to the Farm’, won joint first prize in the national competition. The aim of the competit
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Spring arrives on the farm

We have received some fantastic photographs from our students on the farm, and would like to share these with everybody. They show how spring has arrived down on the farm! Thank you to everybody who works down on the farm for keeping everything ship-shape. You can click on any of the
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St David’s Day Diversity Celebration

Yesterday, 1st March, we celebrated St David’s Day in Coleg Elidyr. For the day, we celebrated Wales and also the concept of equality and diversity. In the morning, everybody worked together to cook a large community meal which was inspired by many different regions; each reside
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Safer Internet Day 2017

Today, Tuesday 7th February, is celebrated globally as Safer Internet Day. On this day, we talk about better change online; how to make the internet a better place, and also how to be safe when browsing. As part of this, we have woven e-safety (internet safety) discussion into the ser
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Winter Newsletter Now Available Online

The Winter 2016 edition of the Coleg’s Chronicles is now available for download. Thank you to everybody who helped pull together and edit the articles for this term’s newsletter.   You can find the Winter 2016 newsletter, as well as previous versions of the Coleg̵
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Coleg Elidyr Advent Fair

This last weekend (November 26th) marked the beginning of Advent. Advent provides a useful structure in counting down the weeks to Christmas, and the holidays. On the run to our holiday break, we will be holding weekly college meetings with students and lighting candles on the advent
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Children in Need 2016

  This year, the Student Forum has been taking part in a variety of tasks to raise money for BBC Children in Need 2016. Activities have included; A raffle, with prizes donated by the houses and Education team An afternoon tea party, with all of Coleg Elidyr invited A car and bus
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Coleg Elidyr students live on Radio Glangwili

A group of first years have been undergoing quite an exciting project this term in their Personal Development and Citizenship lesson. Together with their tutor Josh Fretwell and support, learners Alison, Benedict, Catryn, and Daisy have been travelling to Carmarthen every Tuesday to p
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