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Ipswich MP unveils £400,000 Suffolk New College Fabrication and Welding Centre

Ipswich MP Ben Gummer has officially unveiled Suffolk New College’s new Fabrication and Welding Centre. The £400,000 workshop and innovation facility has been delivered in conjunction with and Weldability-Sif, Ransomes Jacobsen and New Anglia Skills Deals Programme (funded by Suffolk Loc...

Exclusive access to Craig David concert provides insight into music industry

Music Technology students were given a unique glimpse into the logistics that go into staging a pop concert at the O2 Arena ahead of a weekend of Craig David concerts. The group were given a talk by Steve Cheney, who...

Basketball glory for College team

Suffolk New College's basketballers proved to be the kings of the court when they triumphed in a regional competition. The players went undefeated as they won the IM Basketball Tournament at nearby Suffolk One, overcoming a number of neighbouring colleges...

Budding rock and roll stars shine at Battle of the Bands

Soaring guitar riffs and killer vocals set the tone for Suffolk New College's Battle of the Bands night. Hosted at the Goals soccer centre and organised by Level 2 Music Performance students, the event raised money for Ipswich's May Day Festival,...

Talented Ryan crowned top potter in BBC2 show

Former Suffolk New College art student Ryan Barrett has been crowned winner of BBC2's Great Pottery Throw Down. The 31-year-old and his fellow contestants faced 24 challenges under the watchful eye of judges and pottery experts Keith Brymer Jones and...

Come dine with us: Hundreds of customers enjoy College restaurant’s mouth-watering hospitality

Suffolk New College’s 100-seater restaurant Shelley's is toasting a bumper few months after welcoming record numbers of customers. The modern eatery, located inside the College’s state-of-the-art £70 million campus, offers a cosmopolitan environment for diners, as well as providing stude...