Wayne enrolled to a 4-year sandwich non-honours degree course in 1990 which was converted to an Honours degree course when he was part way through leading to an upper second! He shares fun times in Hong Kong before he returned to the UK and now resides in County Durham.
A selection of memories from construction students who were at the college in the 60’s, 70’s through to the 80’s and 90’s.
Carole Williams was a staff member at City College Norwich from September 1985 to November 1998. She tells us about her memories of her time here and aspects of her role:
“CCN grew considerably in the time I
A collection of memories all relating to Health and Social care related studies, all sounding like the students had a lot of fun through from the end of the 70’s to the beginning of the 90’s!
Elisabeth and Georgia’s stories of their times with the inclusive learning department giving an insight from both a staff and student perspective.
Wendy, Dan and Andy all had a story to tell about the Hospitality and Catering at City College Norwich, spanning the 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and 00’s. They’ve all followed different paths but all tell of a similar story about the great foundations given to them at college which has seen them do well in the trade!
Starting at college, Rebecca Perry was just 16 years old and initially came to undertake her A Levels. She had an aptitude for education and certainly a passion which still remains with her today. She liked it so much at college that despite some brief interludes with other education providers and employers she hasn’t been able to leave us and is now a very successful Planning and Performance Programme Manager at the college.
Duncan’s story is one starting with communications, lots of photography, travels, the Royal Marines, sailing the seven seas and finally ending where it all began back in Communications. It’s a story full of adventure including him saving the lives of several Nicaraguan fishermen after Hurricane Mitch blitzed its way through the region!
Paul Ward and his colleague Ian Middleton arranged the first cultural exchange trip for Hospitality and Catering students at City College Norwich which became an annual event for a further 15 years. Students experienced life in France, a bit of a culture shock but there was the highlight of Champagne receptions at the Town Hall!
City College Norwich’s hairdressing course leader, Steve Bacon, has worked at City College Norwich for 29 years. He even studied hairdressing at the college in 1977! Steve tells us his story about his hairdressing and education career and how the