Cath Pilsbury, Sarah Groom, Sam Straker, Jamie Lavery, Sue Poole, Becki Newton-Chesters, and Caroline Belshaw.

College HR team completes 2,400km charity triathlon challenge

Reaseheath students win festival recycling challenge at inter-college business competition

Reaseheath celebrates apprentice ‘stars’

An ambitious Bus and Coach Engineering Technician who is using his apprenticeship programmes to progress within his company took top honours at an apprenticeship awards ceremony held at Reaseheath College.

Industry apprenticeship partnerships celebrated

Reaseheath College and Alstom celebrate successful apprenticeship programme during National Apprenticeship Week

Construction students gain valuable skills thanks to industry collaboration

Change of date for popular Reaseheath lambing event

The Princess Royal cuts a cake, watched by Sheila Saner and Eleanor Dixon

Bakery students and staff create cake for royal occasion

Students Nia Rosser and Sam Burns with FBHS Lead Assessor Sam York

BHS careers conference inspires students to become industry ready

Term spotlight on outstanding students

We are investing in our Veterinary Nursing Team

Former horticulture student recognised with national award

Talented former horticulture student Lewis West has been recognised for his high level of skills and professionalism with a national award.

Reaseheath talent recognised at inaugural Land-based and Environment Learner Awards

Reaseheath staff, students and visitors pay their respects at Remembrance Day services.

Reaseheath Remembers

Students, staff and visitors paid their respects to those who made sacrifices during conflict at Remembrance Day services across our campuses.

Reaseheath College's Food Processing Halls achieves the highest standards of Food Safety and Hygiene within a food production facility

Fantastic industry accolade for Food Centre team

Reaseheath College’s outstanding Food Processing Halls team has once again achieved the highest standards of Food Safety and Hygiene within a food production facility.

National awards for Bus and Coach engineering apprentices

The exceptional standard of our Bus and Coach engineering apprenticeship was highlighted at the Institute of Road Transport Engineers (IRTE) Skills Challenge, when four of our apprentices brought home major awards.

NAR partnership enhances sport students’ career prospects

Reaseheath College at Nantwich Food Festival 2023

Reaseheath plays a key role in Nantwich Food Festival

Reaseheath College was a headline sponsor of the hugely successful Nantwich Food Festival which attracted record crowds to the town earlier this month.

Celebration time for successful students

One of the country’s most successful independent specialist land-based colleges, Reaseheath College continues to notch up impressive student enrolments and achievements.

Nantwich Show hailed outstanding success

The Nantwich Show has been hailed an outstanding success after delivering a spectacular showcase of rural life in South Cheshire.

Student helps to build award winning show garden

Level 3 Extended Diploma in Horticulture student Harry Dean enjoyed an amazing industry experience by helping to build the gold medal winning show garden Brickyard at this week’s RHS Flower Show Tatton Park.

Exceptional Reaseheath College and University Centre staff honoured

The superb contribution staff members make to the success of Reaseheath College and University Centre, particularly to its student experience, has been recognised at a presentation ceremony.

Apprenticeship

What is an apprenticeship?

Apprenticeships are a fantastic way to get career ready, providing apprentices with the skills and knowledge needed to take a step into their chosen career. With a range of opportunities […]

Which level course is right for you at Reaseheath College?  

Your previous qualifications and experience will influence which level course will be most appropriate for you. At Reaseheath, we offer a range of course levels to suit all students wanting […]

Primary pupils explore journey of food at Reaseheath

Year 6 pupils from Wistaston Academy took a tour around the state-of-the-art vertical farming centre, glasshouses and working farm at Reaseheath College and University Centre Reaseheath, as part of a work experience project led by Cheshire and Warrington Pledge.

Cubs enjoy ice cream making session

The 1st South West Cheshire (St Andrews) cub pack enjoyed a sweet session in our Food Centre where they learned to make ice cream.

Reaseheath wins major trophy at Royal Cheshire Show

Reaseheath’s action packed stand won the Best Speciality Stand in the Rural Life Area at the Royal Cheshire Show.

Travel beckons for ambitious agriculturists

Two ambitious young agriculturists are looking forward to global travel thanks to a scholarship run by Reaseheath College and the Cheshire Agricultural Society.

Praise for RAG fundraising

Representatives from our Student Association (SA) earned praise after handing over a cheque for £17,206 to this year’s chosen charity, The Children’s Adventure Farm Trust.

Bakery students in WorldSkills UK bid

Four talented young pastry chefs have shown off their creativity in a bid to qualify for the WorldSkills UK 2023 national finals.

Reaseheath Zookeeper shares incredible career journey

Alan Woodward, who is a Zookeeper at Reaseheath’s Mini Zoo, shares his incredible career journey within the Animal Management sector.

Floristry student grows flowers fit for a King

OCN (Open College Network) floristry student Alex Pickles proved she can grow flowers fit for a King by providing blooms for the coronation ceremony in Westminster Abbey.

Family focused fun at Reaseheath’s Festival

Thousands of visitors enjoyed a day of family focused fun on Sunday when Reaseheath College open its Nantwich campus for its annual Family Festival.

Royal recognition for Reaseheath RDA volunteer

The devoted head of a Reaseheath based charity group was among 500 outstanding volunteers to be honoured as part of the Coronation celebrations.

Tree planting marks Coronation

Reaseheath horticulture students have planted a cherry blossom tree outside St Mary’s Church, Nantwich, to mark the coronation of Their Majesties King Charles III and Queen Camilla.

Reaseheath College builds employer partnership with Ibstock

Reaseheath College is proud to have partnered with Ibstock, the UK’s leading manufacturer of clay and concrete building products and solutions.

Term awards turn spotlight on outstanding students

Students who have gone the further mile in demonstrating Reaseheath’s PRIDE values or made extra effort leading to achievement or progress were recognised at our latest ‘Student of the Term’ awards.

Reaseheath College hosts world famous floral designer

Florists and flower arrangers from throughout the region had a rare opportunity to learn from world famous floral designer and author Gregor Lersch at a lecture demonstration at Reaseheath College in Nantwich.

Seminar tackles equine safeguarding in sport

Ways of creating a more positive public image of horses in sport were explored at a groundbreaking seminar on Equine Performance and Safeguarding which began its national tour at Reaseheath College in Nantwich.

Students discover opportunities in the Landscape Architecture industry

Reaseheath College students interested in a career in Landscape Architecture discovered the options available to them at an informative careers event on campus.

British Horse Society inspires students to achieve additional qualifications

Leading Assessors of the British Horse Society (BHS) inspired Reaseheath College’s Equine students while explaining the benefits of achieving additional BHS qualifications alongside their diplomas.

Advanced Construction Training showcased at Reaseheath event

Partner colleges from Cheshire and Warrington came together to showcase the latest digital technology from the construction industry at a shared event hosted by Reaseheath College in Nantwich.

Sustainability forum offers practical insight and inspiration

Ways in which local businesses, organisations and individuals can take action for a more sustainable future were highlighted at a conference run jointly by Reaseheath College and Cheshire East Council.

Families flock to Reaseheath College’s Lambing Weekend

Thousands of visitors enjoyed a fantastic Springtime experience at Reaseheath College’s Lambing and Zoo Weekend in Nantwich, making it the most successful yet.

Industry apprenticeship partnerships celebrated

Industry partners joined Reaseheath College’s Apprenticeship and Business Hub teams at an awards ceremony to celebrate the success of their companies’ apprenticeship programmes.

Together sponsors Reaseheath College students to build bungalow

Reaseheath College’s construction students are to gain real life skills by building a bungalow on the college’s Nantwich campus, thanks to funding from Specialist lender Together.

Families expected to flock to Reaseheath Lambing Weekends

A bigger and even better experience will be on offer to visitors to Reaseheath College when it opens for its popular Lambing Weekends next month.

Reaseheath celebrates apprentice ‘stars’

A high flying dairy apprentice who now plays a leading role in training a UK wide team took top honours at an apprenticeship awards ceremony held at Reaseheath College in Nantwich.

New family arrivals for Henning the porcupine

A porcupine bred at Reaseheath’s Mini Zoo in Nantwich has fathered two adorable newborns which have just gone on display at London Zoo.

Reaseheath College students give ducks a safe place to nest

Game and wildlife management students at Reaseheath College in Nantwich have built and installed desirable residences for mallard ducks in a bid to help boost the native population.

T Levels

Reaseheath benefits from T Level funding boost

Reaseheath College is among leading educational institutions to benefit from a 10% funding boost to support T Level roll out, announced by the government today.

Reaseheath College and First Bus welcome Roads Minister during National Apprenticeship Week

Reaseheath College welcomed Roads and Local Transport Minister Richard Holden MP onto campus during National Apprenticeship Week (February 6 – 12) to see the progress of the UK’s first dedicated Bus and Coach Engineering Academy.

Free training leading to careers in the Food Industry

Reaseheath College is offering unemployed people the chance to receive free training leading to careers in the food industry.

Inspirational young amputee footballers share their stories

Inspirational young footballers from our partners the England Amputee Football Association (EAFA) shared their stories on BBC’s popular The One Show on Monday.

Plough Sunday shines a light on mental health in farming

A packed congregation of local parishioners and members of the agricultural community celebrated the new farming year at a Plough Sunday service held at Reaseheath College in Nantwich.

Reaseheath College to host world famous floral designer

Florists and flower arrangers will have a rare opportunity to watch world famous floral designer and author Gregor Lersch at a lecture demonstration at Reaseheath College in Nantwich on Monday April 3.

Term awards turn spotlight on outstanding students

Students who have gone the further mile in demonstrating Reaseheath’s PRIDE values or made extra effort leading to achievement or progress were recognised at our latest ‘Student of the Term’ awards.

Toy collection brings Christmas cheer to young people in hospital

Generous staff and students at Reaseheath College have donated an impressive 256 presents to bring Christmas cheer to young people spending the festive season in Leighton Hospital, Crewe.

Reaseheath College donates Christmas collection to Nantwich Foodbank

Caring students and staff from Reaseheath College and University Centre in Nantwich have pulled together to help local people in need over the festive period.

Festive fun for the ’12 Days of Reaseheath’

Not only is Christmas a time of great excitement and celebration at Reaseheath, it has also been an opportunity for all students and staff to get involved in raising funds for our 2022-23 RAG charity, The Children’s Adventure Farm Trust (CAFT). The charity supports terminally ill, disabled and disadvantaged children in the North West.

Reaseheath joins WorldSkills UK’s Centre of Excellence

Reaseheath College has raised its standards of education still further by joining the WorldSkills UK’s Centre of Excellence and benefitting from its world class teacher training programme.

Reaseheath’s Equestrian Centre could benefit from hydroelectric scheme

Reaseheath’s Equestrian Centre could benefit from a new proposal to generate clean, green energy from a hydroelectric scheme on the River Weaver.

‘Field to Fork’ project wins Green Gown award

Our ‘Field to Fork’ project with a local school has been recognised as an exceptional collaborative initiative delivering both environmental and social benefits.

Sustainability champion Ross Fuller honoured for ‘making a difference’

A graduate who has made a significant impact on Reaseheath’s sustainability journey has been honoured with a prestigious national award.

Centenary dinner provides fantastic finale to Reaseheath100

Our 100th birthday celebrations closed with a fantastic Centenary Dinner for 300 guests, all linked by a shared experience of Reaseheath.

Graduation of University Centre Reaseheath’s ‘Class of 2022’

Over 250 graduands who completed degrees at University Centre Reaseheath (UCR) this summer have joined peers from the University of Chester, our strategic alliance partner, for a spectacular graduation ceremony held in Chester’s historic cathedral.

High aiming bricklayer wins national training award

Talented student bricklayer Jack Boffey has won a commendation at Youthbuild UK’s Young Builder of the Year awards for the exceptional standards of his work and his determination to aim high within his trade.

Fifth industry accolade for Food Centre team

Reaseheath College’s outstanding Food Processing Halls team has once again achieved the highest standards of Food Safety and Hygiene within a food production facility.

Royal visit concludes Reaseheath College’s centenary year

His Royal Highness the Duke of Gloucester has officially opened two sustainability projects in ceremonies marking the end of Reaseheath College’s centenary year.

Mike honoured by rising stars from dairy industry

The outstanding contribution which our Processing Halls Manager Mike Bennett makes to the dairy industry, in particular in his training of our Eden apprentices, was honoured at the Society of Dairy Technology’s annual awards ceremony.

Reaseheath College celebrates T Level week

Reaseheath College are one of the first providers across the country to offer the brand new T Level. Reaseheath College celebrates T Levels Week with 60 new students and the […]

Reaseheath equine students praised for Horse of the Year Show support

Reaseheath College’s student arena party has again earned praise from industry professionals for its support of the Horse of the Year Show (HOYS) – the world’s most famous horse show.

Exceptional dyslexia coach recognised

An exceptional Reaseheath mentor has been recognised at a glittering awards night to celebrate dyslexic people and those who support them.

England’s amputee footballers prepare for World Cup

Elite players from the England Amputee Football Association (EAFA) completed their final preparations for The WAFF Amputee World Cup 2022 in Istanbul, Turkey at a training camp on campus over the weekend.

Harvest torch highlights Cheshire’s fabulous food

We were privileged to host the Harvest Torch – the farming community’s answer to the Olympic Torch – on Saturday as it made its last stop on its tour of Cheshire.

Butcher Jason represents GB in world challenge

Former Reaseheath butchery apprentice Jason Edwards has represented Team GB in the ‘Young Butcher’ category at the World Butchers Challenge in California, USA.

Reaseheath partners Chester Zoo at Wildlife Connections Festival

Our Environmental Conservation department helped families to get closer to local nature by sharing its skills at Chester Zoo’s vibrant annual Wildlife Connections Festival.

In memory of HM Queen Elizabeth II

Reaseheath plays a key role in Nantwich Food Festival

Reaseheath College was a major sponsor of last weekend’s hugely successful Nantwich Food Festival, a three-day event which attracted a 40,000-plus record crowd, raised the profile of local businesses and delivered a substantial boost to the local economy.

Expansion of milking equipment accreditation announced

The value of professional accreditation for specialist milking equipment engineers and an expansion of the industry’s accreditation scheme came under the spotlight at a high profile conference held at Reaseheath College in Cheshire.

Celebration time for successful students

One of the country’s most successful independent specialist land-based colleges, Reaseheath College continues to notch up record student enrolments and achievements.

Exceptional staff honoured

The superb contribution our staff make to the success of the Reaseheath group and to community life have been recognised at a presentation ceremony.

Students praised for Hope House fundraising

Students and staff from Reaseheath College and University Centre in Nantwich have continued to raise an impressive amount of money for local charities despite the ongoing challenges posed by Covid-19.

BeReady achievers recognised

Students who made an outstanding effort within our BeReady programme had their achievements recognised at a certificate presentation at the end of this academic year.

Success at the Royal Cheshire Show for student’s sheep flock

Agriculture student and first time sheep flock owner Ashlee Jones enjoyed a very fruitful visit to the Royal Cheshire Show this week, taking home a fistful of rosettes with her show team of Greyface Dartmoor sheep.

Reaseheath’s stand takes major trophy at Royal Cheshire Show

Reaseheath College celebrated victory at the Royal Cheshire Show this week when its action packed stand won the award for Best Rural Life Trade Stand.

Fantastic season for talented footballers

Reaseheath’s five talented football teams have ended their best season to date by winning or being highly placed in all their league tables.

Equine Industry Week showcases wide career choices

An impressive range of visiting professionals shared valuable knowledge and experience with nearly 200 equine students as part of Reaseheath’s Equine Industry Week.

Reaseheath’s Family Festival ‘best ever’

Record breaking crowds thronged to Reaseheath College’s Family Festival, making the event the best and biggest since its launch 26 years ago.

Reaseheath College marks double celebration at Family Festival

Reaseheath College will mark a double celebration when it holds its action packed Family Festival on its Nantwich campus on Sunday May 15.

Reaseheath’s Class of 2020 enjoy belated graduation

University Centre Reaseheath graduates from the academic year 2019 / 2020 have belatedly celebrated their success at a spectacular graduation ceremony in Chester Cathedral.

Will on track to become professional racing driver

We’re proud to be supporting up and coming racing driver Will Redford, a Level 2 IMI Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair student at Reaseheath.

Construction students impress at new Cheshire inter-college competition

Five of Reaseheath’s talented young construction students proved they have outstanding skills by impressing judges at a new Cheshire inter-college competition.

Cheshire colleges collaborate on new skills competition

Talented students from partner colleges in Cheshire and Warrington are battling it out in WorldSkills-style competitions designed to raise skill levels to meet employer needs.

Pupils create second healthy ‘Field to Fork’ meal

Pupils from Wrenbury Primary School learned more about sustainable food production and healthy eating by making their second nutritious meal as part of a ‘Field to Fork’ initiative run by Reaseheath.

Graduate works to empower young conservationists

As Chair of Chester Zoo’s groundbreaking Youth Board, BSc Zoo Management graduate Felix Rowan-Young has been instrumental in ensuring that the opinions of young conservationists are heard across the world famous zoo and further afield.

Centenary Wood celebrates two special occasions

Motivated conservation students have been celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee plus our own 100th birthday by planting a new wood of carbon busting trees.

Tree gift celebrates Reaseheath’s centenary

Reaseheath College has donated a ‘Discovery’ apple tree to Nantwich’s Community Orchard as part of its year-long centenary celebrations.

Families flock to Reaseheath College’s lambing weekend

Families flocked from far afield to enjoy Reaseheath College’s Lambing and Zoo event in Nantwich over the weekend.

Families expected to flock to Reaseheath’s lambing weekends

Reaseheath College will open its Nantwich campus to the public in March for its popular lambing and zoo weekends.

Powerful anti violence against women campaign launched across Reaseheath and University of Chester campuses

A powerful campaign emphasising violence against women and girls will not be tolerated has been launched at Reaseheath College and University Centre Reaseheath and across the sites of our academic partner, the University of Chester.

Scout group enjoys temporary home at Reaseheath

Nantwich’s 38th South West Cheshire Scout Group has a new temporary home at Reaseheath College while the group prepares for the demolition and rebuild of its headquarters.

First Bus celebrates National Apprenticeship Week with a visit to Reaseheath’s academy

Senior directors of First Bus celebrated National Apprenticeship Week by visiting company apprentices who are training on next generation zero emission vehicles at Reaseheath’s industry leading Bus and Coach engineering academy.

IMI supports drive towards carbon neutral future

Automotive electrification and how it’s driving us towards a carbon neutral future was a main topic for discussion when our awarding body partners, The Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) visited Reaseheath’s progressive Engineering Apprenticeship Academy (REAA).

Reaseheath students and volunteers prepare community orchard for spring

Nantwich’s Community Orchard has been spruced up by Reaseheath College horticulture students and Nantwich in Bloom volunteers in readiness for spring.

Motor vehicle delivers electrification training for Bentley

Our motor vehicle team is delivering bespoke electrification training for Bentley Motors, helping the company to meet an increased need for skilled technicians across the business in this fast changing area.

Landscape Architecture graduate recognised as industry rising star

BSc (Hons) Landscape Architecture graduate Nathan Webster has been recognised as one of the most promising young stars of the UK’s landscaping industry.

Reaseheath celebrates extensive growth in 2021

Acting on behalf of Carlton Holdings, Chartered Surveyors and Commercial Estate Agents Legat Owen has relet Hurleston Business Park in Nantwich, Cheshire, to Reaseheath College and another major occupier.

Legat Owen welcomes Reaseheath’s new Engineering Apprenticeship Academy

Acting on behalf of Carlton Holdings, Chartered Surveyors and Commercial Estate Agents Legat Owen has relet Hurleston Business Park in Nantwich, Cheshire, to Reaseheath College and another major occupier.

Graduates’ cake business enjoys sweet taste of success

Two Foundation Degree in Bakery and Patisserie Technology graduates are enjoying the sweet taste of success after launching their first business together.

Reaseheath awarded IoT funding to expand industry focused technical training

Reaseheath College and its University Centre are among high performing local colleges to benefit from the latest round of government investment to boost higher level technical skills and innovation through newly formed Institutes of Technology.

Students and staff donate bumper collection to Nantwich Foodbank

Generous students and staff from Reaseheath College and University Centre pulled together to help local people in need over the festive period.

Pupils create healthy meal as part of ‘Field to Fork’ project

Pupils from Wrenbury Primary School have continued to learn first hand about sustainable food production and healthy eating by making a nutritious meal as part of a ‘Field to Fork’ initiative being run by Reaseheath College in Nantwich.

Reaseheath offers athletes chance to improve performance

New opportunities enabling local athletes to improve their performance are on offer at Reaseheath College in Nantwich.

WorldSkills UK gold for Reaseheath trained butcher

Reaseheath trained butchery apprentice Jason Edwards has proved he is the nation’s best by winning a gold medal at the WorldSkills UK Butchery national finals.

Students praised for lockdown fundraising for Make-A-Wish UK

Students and staff from Reaseheath College and University Centre have been praised for continuing to raise funds for charity despite the challenges posed by COVID-19.

Cool moves from football freestyler and amputee goalkeeper

Famous freestyle footballer and influencer Kieran Brown went head to head with the England Amputee Football Association (EAFA) national team goalkeeper Thomas Atkinson at Reaseheath last week.

Third top industry accolade for Food Centre team

Reaseheath College’s outstanding Food Processing Halls team has once again achieved the highest standards of Food Safety and Hygiene within a food production facility.

Reaseheath College provides ‘field to fork’ experience for local school pupils

Pupils from Wrenbury Primary School learned first hand about sustainable food production and healthy eating during a visit to Reaseheath College.

Reaseheath Remembers

Reaseheath College in Nantwich united to mark Remembrance Day in honour of the people and animals who made and continue to make sacrifices during conflict.

Reaseheath College and First Bus pioneer zero emission training

Reaseheath College and industry partner First Bus have established the UK’s first bus and coach engineering academy and are training apprentices in green technology.

Eden student successes at International Cheese and Dairy Awards

Cheeses produced by Level 5 apprentice dairy technologists on our degree level Eden programme won gold and silver awards at the International Cheese and Dairy Awards, proving they are capable of manufacturing cheeses which are among the best in the world!

Reaseheath celebrates 100 years of cheesemaking at world’s largest cheese show

The International Cheese and Dairy Awards – the world’s largest cheese and dairy show – gave us the opportunity to celebrate 100 years of cheese making in our centenary year.

BHS Chief Executive praises equine sector partnerships

The Chief Executive of the British Horse Society (BHS), James Hick, praised our thriving sector partnerships when he visited our Equestrian Centre during our annual Equine Industry Week.

Talented Daisy recognised as future floristry star

Talented Level 3 Diploma in Floristry student Daisy Annandale has been recognised with a prestigious industry award. Despite being the youngest contestant in The Florist Magazine and Good Florist Guide’s ‘Thirty under Thirty Awards’, 17 year-old Daisy was selected as the ‘One to Watch’, with judges agreeing that she is showing enormous promise and has a great future ahead.

Arena party praised for HOYS support

Our student arena party has again earned praise from key industry professionals for its support of the Horse of the Year Show (HOYS) – the world’s most famous horse show.

Former student in finals for BBC Countryfile Champion award

Inspirational former student Morgan Tudor will be flying the flag for young farmers at the finals of the prestigious BBC Food and Farming Awards in November 2021.

Reaseheath re-opens campus for course information event

Reaseheath College and University Centre Reaseheath will welcome the public onto its Nantwich campus later this month for the first full-scale Course Open Event since the Covid-19 pandemic.

Double celebration at HOYS

There’ll be a double celebration at the Horse of the Year Show (HOYS) this week when we mark the first major activity in our centenary year and also celebrate the […]

Reaseheath to host WorldSkills UK butchery finals

Our industry standard butchery craft facilities are to be the venue for this year’s Butchery WorldSkills UK LIVE finals.

Reaseheath ‘stars’ win top accolades in construction plant awards

An outstanding Reaseheath construction plant apprentice who remained focus despite serious illness has been recognised with a national accolade.

NHS Silver Award for Reaseheath

Reaseheath College has been honoured by health chiefs for its commitment to the health and wellbeing of its students.

Local businesses urged to sign up for Zero Carbon Conference

The conference aims to support and guide businesses and organisations across all sectors to successfully meet regional, national and global net zero carbon targets.

Reaseheath College announces partnership to deliver advanced construction training

Reaseheath College in Nantwich is partnering leading company Cheshire Surveys in an initiative to deliver advanced digital and skills training to the region’s construction and allied industries.

Reaseheath College tour impresses NFU Cheshire County representatives

NFU Cheshire County Chairman Richard Blackburn and Cheshire County Advisor Helen Wainwright learned about the latest technical innovations at Reaseheath College and University Centre during a campus tour aimed at strengthening partnerships between the leading land based college and the region’s farmers and food producers.

MP praises technical advancements at Reaseheath College

Edward Timpson CBE, Member of Parliament for Eddisbury, learned more about technical advancements at Reaseheath College and University Centre in Nantwich during a fact finding campus tour.

Commemorative flower bed celebrates Reaseheath College’s centenary

A commemorative flower bed celebrating Reaseheath College’s 100th birthday has taken centre stage in Nantwich Town Square.

Students build stylish accommodation for mongooses

Our yellow mongooses (Cynictis penicillata) are enjoying a stylish new enclosure in Reaseheath’s mini zoo thanks to the efforts of Level 2 Diploma in Animal Management students.

Unique equine hydrotherapy course from Reaseheath College and Rookery Equine

Reaseheath College’s Equine Department has teamed up with Rookery Equine to offer a unique training course specifically dedicated to equine hydrotherapy.

BeReady Gold achievers recognised

Students who made an outstanding effort to reach the top tier of our BeReady programme had their achievements recognised at a certificate presentation at the end of this academic year.

Gamekeepers praised for support of prestigious competition

Our Game and Wildlife Management students have been praised for their professionalism and efficiency after they supported a prestigious clay shooting competition.

Robotic milking system leads the way in green digital technology

Our recently installed automated robotic milking system and its associated data hub are already proving a fantastic asset to our campus farm by delivering training in cutting edge green technology to staff and students.

Access to HE students rewarded with prestigious awards

Two highly committed students who have returned to learning at Reaseheath have had their academic achievements recognised with prestigious regional awards.

Floristry students prepare for Reaseheath100

Level 2 florists have been preparing for our imminent centenary birthday by creating displays showing how floristry skills have evolved over the past 100 years.

Arena party supports Kelsall Hill’s first international BE horse trials

Our student arena party has helped organisers at Kelsall Hill Equestrian Centre to run its inaugural international British Eventing (BE) Horse Trials.

Reaseheath’s bridleways project earns BHS national award

A project by Reaseheath College equine students to identify safe off road routes for horse riders has been recognised with a British Horse Society (BHS) national award.

Former apprentice enjoys incredible job in the Antarctic

“Living and working in one of the most remote places on earth wouldn’t suit everyone – but I love it. I’ve always enjoyed being out of doors and I feel so lucky that I’m having this incredible experience. It’s a great adventure with the added incentive that you’re doing something which could help to solve the planet’s climate crisis.”

Reaseheath arboriculture students make the cut

Two outstanding forestry and arboriculture students have received Royal Forestry Society (RFS) Silky Fox Handsaw Awards for their progress in hands-on skills in tree and woodland care.

Nantwich Buddies thanked for test centre support

Local volunteers have received a surprise ‘thank you’ for their invaluable assistance in supporting our Covid lateral flow test centre, helping us to ensure a safe return to campus.

Students to monitor water voles at Attingham Park

Students from Reaseheath’s Academy of Land and Environment are to help monitor re-introduced water voles at the National Trust’s Attingham Park in Shropshire.

Reaseheath praised for ensuring safe return to campus

Students and essential visitors to Reaseheath College and its University Centre have praised the extent of measures put in place to ensure a safe return to campus following the lifting of Covid-19 restrictions.

Vertical farming centre showcases technological innovation

The UK’s largest training and research centre for vertical farming has been completed at Reaseheath College and University Centre in Cheshire.

Morrisons funds college studies for agriculture apprentices

Two Reaseheath agriculture apprentices are being supported by supermarket chain Morrisons through its Apprenticeship Transfer Levy funding. Chloe Cooper and Nick Hartland both work on Cheshire farms and are studying […]

Pandemic forces cancellation of Family Festival for second year

Reaseheath College’s popular Family Festival has been cancelled for the second year due to uncertainty over the Covid pandemic.

New partnership will provide career ready apprentices for SMT GB

Reaseheath College’s elite engineering department has welcomed a new partnership which will provide career ready construction plant service engineers for SMT GB, the UK’s only distributor for Volvo Construction Equipment.

Vertical farming centre will showcase technological innovation

The UK’s largest training and research centre for vertical farming is being built at Reaseheath College in Cheshire.

Covid secure efforts recognised as best practice

Reaseheath’s continuing efforts to ensure our campus remains Covid secure have been recognised as a template for best practice.

Record Christmas Foodbank collection by students and staff

Generous students and staff from Reaseheath College have donated a record collection of food and Christmas treats to help people in need in their local community.

Reaseheath’s bridleways project earns BHS national award

A project by Reaseheath College equine students to identify safe off road routes for horse riders has been recognised with a British Horse Society (BHS) national award.

Reaseheath trained apprentice wins ‘Star’ award

Reaseheath trained engineering apprentice Sam Jones has been recognised as a future ‘star’ in a competition aimed at finding the nation’s best construction plant apprentices.

Florists deck the halls for a floral festive Christmas

Our florists have been decking the halls to make sure one of Cheshire’s most notable stately homes has a truly florally festive Christmas.

Florists gain overview of dynamic industry

Our florists have gained a great overview of their dynamic industry during study tours of influential floristry businesses.

SYNETIQ partnership benefits Reaseheath’s Motor Vehicle students

Reaseheath College’s motor vehicle technicians are learning their trade on the latest road cars thanks to the generosity of salvage and vehicle recycling company SYNETIQ.

Apprenticeship proves lease of life for Lisa

Lisa Owen made a life-changing decision just over two years ago to follow her dream, and become a gardener – and she has never looked back.

Reaseheath unites to remember

Reaseheath College united to mark Remembrance Day despite the disruption posed by Covid-19.

Spooktacular fun raises funds for RAG charity

Our students enjoyed spooktacular fun last week while raising funds for our fantastic RAG charity Make-A-Wish UK

Animal management students help others with monthly good deeds

Writing postcards for care home residents, celebrating the role of animals in war and taking part in a virtual global tea party have been some of the good deeds carried out by Level 3 Diploma in Animal Management students as part of their ‘Classroom Kindness’ Challenge.

Arena party supports British Eventing competitions at Kelsall Hill

Our student arena party has helped managers at Kelsall Hill Equestrian Centre to run British Eventing competitions behind closed doors now the sport has recommenced following lockdown.

Maths best practice shared at national festival

Lecturer in maths James Maloney has shared best practice from Reaseheath with peers at a national maths festival delivered by the Advanced Maths Support Programme.