Flying the flag for North East engineering

Flying the flag for North East engineering

As four-time world champion Lewis Hamilton becomes Britain’s most successful Formula One driver, two North East students are at the start of a possible career in the world’s most famous motor racing series. Michael Farrell and Aaron Morris, from Emmanuel College in...
Emmanuel College GCSE Results

Emmanuel College GCSE Results

Students at Emmanuel College, in Gateshead, are on cloud nine after rising to the challenge of new, tougher GCSEs. In the more rigorous maths course, more than one in ten students gained the new top grade nine, which is higher than the old A* and which only four per...
Economists mix with the Bank of England’s top brass

Economists mix with the Bank of England’s top brass

What a privilege to be able to host Sir Jon Cunliffe, Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, during his whistle stop tour of the North East where his hectic schedule also included three media interviews, two company visits, and a speech to 150 business leaders! Sir...
Sea hardy students from Year 9

Sea hardy students from Year 9

It was all hands on deck for seafaring students as they dropped anchor after returning from a once-in-a-lifetime voyage of adventure. A hearty crew of Year 9 students from Emmanuel College, Gateshead, sailed into Spillers Wharf, on Newcastle Quayside following a...