Zoo virtual tours: Meet our tortoises

We’re back at Kirkley Hall Zoo for more virtual animal antics! Learn more about the zoo’s tortoises with Emma who shares some tips on how to look after your own at home!

Students bring floral cheer to Northumberland residents

Floristry students at Northumberland College have created bouquets of vibrant flowers, bringing cheer to Northumberland residents. The ‘Lonely Bouquet’ is a movement that was developed by Fleuropean, a small, organically run flower garden located in the Belgian countryside, and is dedicated to ‘spreading happiness and smiles, one flower at a time.’ The Level 2 Diploma and … Continued

Veterinary Nursing students experience trip of a lifetime to South Africa

A group of current and past veterinary nursing students from Northumberland College’s Kirkley Hall Campus got an insight into much bigger animals than usual on a recent trip to South Africa. The trip to Welgevonden Game Reserve Research Team in Waterberg, South Africa, consisted of a group of six veterinary nurses, tutor Stacey Bullock and … Continued