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Inspirational Elite Athletes at Burnley College Sixth Form Centre Honoured

13th July 2021
++ An end-of-year awards ceremony for members of the successful Elite Athlete Programme at Burnley College Sixth Form Centre has recognised students’ achievements in a year where Covid has impacted the world of competitive sport ++ Members of the successful Elite Athlete Programme at Burnley College Sixth Form Centre have marked the end of the 2020-21 academic year with an awards ceremony with a... readmore »

Two Burnley teachers set up inspiring “Northern Girls Club”

Two teachers from Burnley have set up an Instagram page to showcase northern women. Lauren Higgins and Sasha Phillips have set up "Northern Girls Club" noticing the unrepresentative of successful, Northern women.... readmore »

Looking for employment? A First-of-its-kind hub has started in Burnley

3rd June 2021
Thrive is the first face-to-face “youth hub” in Lancashire that provides young people with tailored support to help them get into work, training or further education.  It’s based the Calico Group’s offices... readmore »

The UK’s first apprenticeship of its kind.

9th April 2021
Burnley digital marketing agency, +24 Marketing, has launched the countries very first full digital apprenticeship called +24 Academy. It aims to create thousands of digitally qualified professionals and is based in Burnley,... readmore »

Mayor of Burnley – the Ultimate Mayor?

3rd March 2021
Yesterday the Mayor of Burnley Wajid Khan joined the House of Lords as the 801st sitting Lord. That's right, our very own 41-year-old mayor has joined a second chamber which is mostly... readmore »

Three top apprentices you need to hear about.

10th February 2021
This week (8th - 13th February) is National Apprenticeship Week and burnley.social are celebrating by showcasing some of the best apprentices our town has to offer. Award-winning, determined, future bosses are showing... readmore »

Here’s 10 reasons why you should study in Burnley

13th May 2020
With two rapidly growing universities, it’s now clear that Burnley is budding into a desirable university town. University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) and Burnley College University Courses (BCUC) are not only drawing... readmore »

National Apprentice Week 2020: Why Burnley is at the forefront of the apprentice revolution

7th February 2020
If you’ve been following our social media feeds this week, you’ll know that we’ve been National Apprentice Week. Burnley is chock full digital marketing experts, engineering whizzes and award-winning young people –... readmore »

Burnley to LA: Students visit the worlds largest gaming expo

6th November 2019
Burnley College Sixth Form Centre students got an eye-opening look into games design after travelling all the way to Los Angeles, California. Advanced Vocational Games Design students (what a subject - right?)... readmore »

FIVE FRESHERS TIPS FROM BURNLEY SOCIAL

20th September 2019
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