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


Nick Clegg with Lorely Burt, Press interview
Vince Cable describes College as “beacon” for apprenticeships
Friday 16th May 2014

Along with a host of Midlands’ employers and apprentices, Solihull College welcomed Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg and Business Secretary Rt Hon Dr Vince Cable to an...

Vince Cable
Vince Cable MP to speak at high profile College apprenticeship event
Tuesday 06th May 2014

With an increasing number of Midlands’ employers discovering the value and benefit of apprenticeships, Solihull College and Solihull Chamber of Commerce have joined forces...

Carpentry students
Staff recruitment evening – Engineering and Construction: Wednesday 21 May 2014 4:30-8:00pm
Tuesday 06th May 2014

Do you work in the Engineering or Construction industries or have a background in education? If so then we would like to see you at our Recruitment Evening on Wednesday 21st May...

Local Easter celebrations helped by College donkeys
Tuesday 15th April 2014

Marking their first ever trip outside of Solihull College’s Blossomfield Campus, Eeyore and Archie the well-loved College donkeys have helped local school children recreate...

Entertaining new traineeship for Midlands school leavers
Thursday 03rd April 2014

Young people across Birmingham and Solihull aged 16-18 who are interested in working in retail are being encouraged to join a brand new retail traineeship at Solihull College...

College Principal Brenda Sheils at Buckingham Palace by royal appointment
College Principal at Buckingham Palace by royal appointment
Monday 24th March 2014

Having spent 38 years in education and leading a further education college for the past 11, Solihull College Principal Brenda Sheils has collected her OBE at Buckingham Palace,...