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


Duo up for Petplan’s ‘Volunteer of the Year’
Friday 18th May 2018

Mary Whitehouse and Jason Phipps, animal care technicians at Solihull College & University Centre were recently nominated for Petplan’s ‘Volunteer of the Year’ Awards....

Leighton triumphs with exclusive Porsche design.
Tuesday 15th May 2018

For Leighton Holroyd, 20, standing before a Porsche he designed himself is a dream come true. Leighton an avid motorsport fan alongside his father entered a competition for...

Students thrive at Expresso 90 Film Festival
Friday 11th May 2018

The very first Expresso 90 Film Festival took place at The Mockingbird Cinema recently and was a resounding success. Over 40 filmmakers and fans turned out to watch the amazing...

Alex thrives with his 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,...

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....

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...