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Truro and Penwith College tops the latest state-funded, post-16 Academic tables

Truro and Penwith College emerges again as one of the best performing public 16-19 providers nationally in the just released official…

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Record breaking number of students are heading to Oxbridge

No less than 24 students from Truro and Penwith College, the highest number to-date, have been offered places at two of the most prestigious…

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Oxbridge Bound for Penwith College Students

Four Penwith College students are included in Truro and Penwith College’s record number of 24 students who have received offers for Oxford…

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Truro student swaps lecture theatre for Amazonian rainforest

Shosha Adie, from Truro, has decided to take her love of anthropology and the environment into the real world by volunteering to go to the…

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The Velvet Hands return to their Cornish roots

Formed while studying Music at Truro College, The Velvet Hands is a band you do not want to miss. Luckily, they are returning to Truro for…

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College’s focus on improving social mobility helps make shortlist for national College of the Year

A leading UK College has been shortlisted by The Times Educational Supplement (TES) as one of the best in the country for its significant…

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