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


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Alex Kicks Off Autism & Football Campaign
Friday 27th April 2018

“I feel back to front. Things other people find easy I find difficult and vice versa” 21 year old Alex Manners says of his Asperger’s condition, a form of Autism. Alex,...

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Haven collects proceeds from the Big Cosy Tea Party
Wednesday 25th April 2018

Breast Cancer Haven, West Midlands visited Solihull College & University Centre recently to accept a cheque from Event Planning students’ fundraiser The Big Cosy Tea party....

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Sport lecturer donates book proceeds
Wednesday 18th April 2018

Andy Elleray, 30, is no stranger to writing, nor to goalkeeping, but his latest venture has got him involved with Cancer Research too. Andy, a sports lecturer, coach and author...

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Crufts Winners Blyth & Roo celebrate at College
Monday 16th April 2018

Solihull College & University Centre student Blyth Fox and her dog Roo have triumphed in an agility contest at Crufts. Blyth, 20, who studies Animal Behaviour & Welfare,...

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It’s a ‘Big Cosy’ Success for College students
Wednesday 11th April 2018

Event Planning students at Solihull College & University Centre held a fundraising event at Blossomfield Campus last week called The Big Cosy Tea party. The group raised an...

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College shortlisted for student choice award
Thursday 05th April 2018

Solihull College & University Centre is delighted to have been shortlisted in the ‘Further Education College’ category at the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2018. The...

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New Film Festival to debut at The Mockingbird
Wednesday 04th April 2018

Solihull College & University Centre has created a brand new event for student film-makers named The Expresso 90 Second Film Festival. Dan Finnemore, Course coordinator for...

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Dedication pays off for Apprentices
Tuesday 03rd April 2018

Two Solihull College & University Centre students are celebrating receiving high class degree results after starting their college journeys on apprenticeship programmes....