On Thursday 18th October, learners from City College Peterborough attended the annual Celebration of Learning at Peterborough Cathedral. In front of an audience of over 500 people (!!!) learners were invited to collect their scrolls of achievement to celebrate their efforts and all they’ve achieved over the past year.
Pat Carrington, Principal of City College, Councillor John Holdich, Leader of Peterborough City, and Mayor James Palmer, Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority, gave speeches congratulating both the College itself and its learners on all of their achievements.
Pat Carrington then announced the special awards for students and staff who have gone above and beyond throughout the year in their category. The winners for 2018 were:
Young Person of the year
Winner – Laura O’Meara
Runner Up – Ziah Hussein
Apprentice of the year
Winner – Chloe Bray
Runner Up – Bailey Arminger
Adult Learner of the year
Winner – Adriano Harwood
Runner Up – Corinna Geancu
Supported Person of the year
Winner – Wesley Goodhead
Runner Up – Antony (Tony) Peacock
Employee of the year
Winner – Helen Underwood
Runner Up – Rachel Bright
The evening was then finished off with an amazing performance from Maria Gabriella Cianci, an internationally renowned opera singer from Italy. Attendees were also invited to have food from a buffet provided by the colleges Catering students.
All-in-all it was a great evening for learners to celebrate their own personal achievements in the company of their friends and families.
Chloe Bray, Digital Marketing Apprentice at NetSupport