There is always something happening at Solihull College – from successful students to triumphant tutors, fund-raising events, trips to exotic locations, awards, competitions and partnerships – life at our Blossomfield and Woodlands campuses is never dull.

In ‘Making the News’ you can share in our achievements and enjoy a flavour of what makes Solihull College tick. For media / PR enquiries, please contact our marketing team on 0121 678 7000


Charlie Foggarty, Sports Science student
Solihull College student chosen to represent Northern Ireland
Monday 25th January 2016

Solihull College & University Centre Higher Education student Charlie Fogarty has been selected to represent Northern Ireland in their cerebral palsy football team at the...

Clodagh Finnegan Amadeus Apprentice
Clodagh impresses across the board
Thursday 21st January 2016

21 year old Clodagh Finnegan, who completed a Hospitality apprenticeship at Solihull College & University Centre with Amadeus food has recently impressed all at her employer...

Hairdressing students with Optima's Pete Murtha
Optima proves a hit for new employee Cassie with potential for other students to join her
Tuesday 19th January 2016

Optima Hair Specialists – a hair replacement company in Edgbaston, Birmingham – have become the biggest hair specialist in the UK, and Solihull College & University...

Creative Writing students
Free College course leads to new Business for members
Monday 18th January 2016

A group of Creative Writing enthusiasts joined a community course run by Solihull College & University Centre and have progressed well, so much so that they have published...

Employability Skills students
Solihull College & University Centre work with Park View Day Centre
Wednesday 13th January 2016

Solihull College & University Centre has recently worked with Parkview Day Centre in Solihull to offer members of the centre a chance to gain qualifications. The centre, which...

Shaun Dumigan - Apprentice of the year
Shaun wins apprentice of the year
Monday 11th January 2016

Shaun Dumigan was recently successful in achieving the title of Apprentice of the Year at the 2015 Solihull Bid Excellence awards ceremony. Shaun, who was described as β€˜an...

Thomas Lusty - CIBSE Engineering Award
College graduate wins West Midlands Engineering Award
Monday 11th January 2016

Recent graduate from Solihull College & University Centre Tom Lusty, recently attended the Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineering (CIBSE) Awards evening on...