Press Releases

London Midland welcomes Government’s commitment to Apprenticeships

Aug 21, 2015 14:36 BST London Midland London Midland has welcomed the government’s announcement to increase the number of quality apprenticeships and give businesses a say on how they are run. London Midland's apprenticeship schemes at Tyseley and Soho continue to develop young talent each year providing a gateway to qualifications and a fulfilling career.

Signed, sealed, delivered! Neopost sponsor the Business Awards

Jul 20, 2015 10:20 BST Neopost Global business Neopost, head office based in Romford, is sponsoring the Apprentice of the Year category in this year’s Havering Business Awards.

River Cottage chef tutor awarded Prince Philip Medal

May 14, 2015 15:31 BST The City & Guilds Group Gary Richmond, a chef tutor at River Cottage Chef's School (of Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall fame), has received this year's Prince Philip Medal. He was presented with the award at St. James's Palace on 14 May by HRH The Princess Royal.

Mar 13, 2015 11:18 GMT AE Marketing Solutions

Skills shortages threaten UK’s global competitiveness

Feb 26, 2015 09:00 GMT The City & Guilds Group MPs and industry leaders join together for a debate on the future of skills, chaired by BBC broadcaster Andrew Neil.

Jul 07, 2014 13:32 BST Rochdale Borough Council More than 500 young people from across the borough packed Rochdale Town Hall this week for the annual summer apprenticeship open evening. The ‘Find your Future’ event allowed anyone aged 16-24 to explore the hundreds of apprenticeship vacancies available in and around the borough, and even gave them the opportunity apply for jobs on the night.

Neopost Apprentices rise to the challenge through fundraising at Little Havens Hospice shops

Oct 31, 2013 15:58 GMT Neopost Neopost pitted three teams of apprentices against each other in a challenge similar to the tasks seen on BBC’s ‘The Apprentice’. The teams were asked to work in teams at three different Little Havens Hospice stores to raise as much money as possible for the hospice.

School's out... apprenticeships and careers at the Volkswagen Group are in!

Jun 21, 2013 10:02 BST Volkswagen UK ► Volkswagen Group UK brands seek talented post-GCSE school leavers ► Apprenticeships provide quality paid on- and off-the-job training across the UK ► Established scheme has proven results and industry-leading retention rate ► Vacancies in Volkswagen cars and vans, Audi, ŠKODA and SEAT brands

Jun 12, 2013 09:26 BST Campbell&Kennedy Campbell & Kennedy (C&K) are collaborating with Cumbernauld College to provide work placements in Glasgow as part of the well-known Erasmus Programme.

Sep 20, 2012 15:59 BST Red Marlin Leading wheel alignment specialist Pro-Align has agreed a three year strategic partnership with The Skills Show that will see automotive apprentice technicians and students use its state-of-the-art Hunter equipment in Skills Auto competitions.