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DIYSOS star talks Apprenticeships at Xmas light Switch on
DIYSOS star talks Apprenticeships at Xmas light Switch on

When Welwyn Garden city recently gathered for its recently Christmas light switch on there was only one man for the job – the towns very own TV star Billy Byrne, the nations favourite ‘sparky’ on BBC hit show DIYSOS.

Oaklands Alumnus crowned as World Karate Champ
Oaklands Alumnus crowned as World Karate Champ

What do basketball and karate have in common? An awful lot, according to former Oaklands student Jordan Thomas who has just won international accolade at the highest level by taking the title of World Karate Champion.

Tackling pollution in Digital Innovation Challenge
Tackling pollution in Digital Innovation Challenge

How can we use digital technology to combat the very real problem of air pollution? That was the issue posed to students at Oaklands College as they were challenged to think outside the box in a recent Digital Innovation Challenge session.

Welwyn Hatfield Mayor welcomes new OSU at Oaklands
Welwyn Hatfield Mayor welcomes new OSU at Oaklands

The new faces of the Student Voice at Oaklands College have been welcomed into their new roles in a recent visit by the Mayor of Welwyn Hatfield, Cllr Pat Mabbott.

Student festive flash mob wow Welwyn Garden City shoppers
Student festive flash mob wow Welwyn Garden City shoppers

A group of Oaklands Performing Arts students took centre stage in one of Welwyn Garden city’s busiest retail outlets – with a flash mob performance to kick off the festive season.

Budding photography stars celebrate in county competition
Budding photography stars celebrate in county competition

Eight Oaklands students have achieved countywide recognition for their photography skills as they took to the stage to receive awards at the recent CPRE Hertfordshire Rural Living Awards.

Students have their say at council ‘Youth Takeover’
Students have their say at council ‘Youth Takeover’

A group of students studying Government and Politics at Oaklands College made their voices heard on local issues when they joined in the debate at the recent ‘Youth Takeover Event’ at St Albans City and District Council.

Join our Business Breakfast to get the lowdown on Apprenticeships
Join our Business Breakfast to get the lowdown on Apprenticeships

Businesses across Hertfordshire are invited to swot up their knowledge of changes to affect them under the Apprenticeship Levy and GCSEs, at a free breakfast event in Welwyn Garden City.

Oaklands students shine at HE graduation
Oaklands students shine at HE graduation

More than 50 Oaklands College students adorned cap and gown to celebrate higher education success surrounded by friends, family and tutors last night at the college’s annual graduation celebration.

Successful Dressage Day for Oaklands Equine students
Successful Dressage Day for Oaklands Equine students

Equine students and staff at Oaklands College have come out on top bagging first prize representing the college on a recent outing to a dressage competition.

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