College Events

Colleges and training providers will attend Year 9, 10 & 11 parents evenings. 

Open Evenings 

Runshaw Sixth Form College

Langdale Road, Leyland, Lancashire PR25 3DQ   Tel: 01772 622677             www.runshaw.ac.uk

Leyland Campus – Open Events

 Saturday 24th September 2022 10am – 2pm

Leyland Campus, Langdale Road
Leyland, Lancashire PR25 3DQ United Kingdom + Google Map

Explore facilities, meet staff and students and see what the college can offer for school leavers.

Please check their website for further information regarding any future events.


Salford City College (City Skills, Eccles, Future Skills, Pendleton, Worsley)      Tel: 0161 631 5000            www.salfordcc.ac.uk

City Skills

Lissadel Street, Salford, M6 6AP

Monday 10th October 2022 – 5pm to 7pm

Please check website for details.


Eccles Sixth Form College                                          

Chatsworth Road, Eccles, Manchester M30 9FJ

Monday 26th September 2022 - 5 pm – 7 pm
Please check website for details.


Future Skills at MediaCity UK                                     

Dakota Avenue, Salford M50 2PU

Wednesday 28th September 2022 – 5pm to 7pm

Please check website for details.


Pendleton Sixth Form College                                   

Dronfield Road, Salford M6 7FR

Saturday 24th September 2022 – 10am to 1pm

Please check website for details.


Worsley College, Walkden Road, Manchester M28 7QD

Tuesday 27th September 2022 – 5pm to 7pm

Please check website for details.


Bury College

Woodbury Centre, Market Street, Bury BL9 0BG Tel: 0161 280 8280          www.burycollege.ac.uk

Open Events

Wednesday 5th October 2022 – 5.30 – 7.30 pm

Tuesday 11th October 2022 – 5.30 – 7.30pm

Saturday 26th November 2022 – 11.00 – 1.00pm

Thursday 23rd March 2023 – 5.30 – 7.30pm

Join us for our Open Events and experience Bury College.

  • Explore the Bury College campus
  • Discover our state-of-the-art facilities
  • Meet our teams of supportive and highly qualified tutors
  • Receive expert advice and guidance about your future
  • Learn about our range of enrichment and work experience opportunities
  • Discover the exceptional pastoral and wellbeing support services available to all students

If you are unable to attend an open event please visit the virtual opportunities on our website.

Please check their website for further details and for information regarding any future events.


The Sixth Form Bolton: - A-Levels, Vocational and Mixed Programmes

Deane Road, Bolton BL3 5BG                                      Tel: 01204 846215             www.bolton-sfc.ac.uk

Saturday 8th October 2022                         10.30am – 1.30pm  

Wednesday 23rd November 2022              5.30pm – 7.30pm 

Tuesday 24th January 2023                       5.30pm – 7.30pm 

Book by visiting the website:  https://www.bolton-sfc.ac.uk/

*All future planned non-virtual events to be held at The Sixth Form will be dependent on Public Health England/government guidance            

Please check their website for further information regarding any future events.


Wigan & Leigh College : Open Evenings (wigan-leigh.ac.uk)

Monday 10th October 2022, 4.30-7.30pm at Wigan Campus

Monday 7th November 2022, 4.30-7.30pm at Wigan Campus

Monday 30th January 2023, 4.30-7.30pm at Wigan Campus


Bolton College: www.boltoncollege.ac.uk/virtual-open

Deane Road, Bolton BL3 5BG Tel: 01204 482000   www.boltoncollege.ac.uk     

Open events are provisionally booked for:

Thursday 20th October 2022

Tuesday 15th November 2022

Wednesday 7th December 2022

Wednesday 8th February 2023

Starting at 5:00pm until 8:00pm

Subject to change

Virtual Open Event: www.boltoncollege.ac.uk/virtual-open

Please check their website for further information regarding any future events.


Canon Slade Sixth Form

Bradshaw Brow, Bolton BL2 3BP          Tel: 01204 333343             www.canon-slade.bolton.sch.uk

TBC

Please check their website for further information regarding any future events.


Rivington and Blackrod High School

Rivington Lane, Rivington, Bolton BL6 7RU          Tel: 01204 333266             www.rbhs.co.uk

Sixth Form open evening is taking place on 6th October 2022 from 5-8pm.

Please register via their website and check for further information regarding any future events.


Thornleigh Salesian College Sixth Form

Sharples Park, Bolton BL1 6PQ                                  Tel: 01204 301351             www.thornleigh.bolton.sch.uk

6th form Open Evening planned for Wednesday 19th October 2022. 

Please check their website for further information regarding any future events.


Turton Sixth Form

Chapeltown Rd, Bolton BL7 9LT                                Tel: 01204 333239             www.turtonsixthform.uk.com

Turton 6th  - Thursday 20th October 2022 between 5.30-7.30pm.

Please check their website for further information regarding any future events.


University Collegiate School

The Stoller Building,

Deane Rd, Bolton BL3 5AG                                          Tel: 01204 928700             www.theucs.org.uk

Prospective students can take a virtual tour of the school on https://ths.li/XqWm84 and watch our staff  YouTube videos on https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCUBfFx-Ebv53YJW9C3KSJIw/ this contains subject challenges and meet the staff videos.

Please check their website for further information regarding any future events.


Holy Cross College Bury: Holy Cross College & University Centre

Saturday 8th October  2022                                  10.00am-1.00pm

Monday 17th October 2022                                  5.00pm-8.00pm


Blackburn College

St Paul’s Street, Blackburn BB2 1DL                         Tel: 01254 55144               www.blackburn.ac.uk

Tuesday, 27 September 2022                     

The Pavilion at Blackburn Sixth Form

Please check their website for further information regarding these events.


Holy Cross College

Manchester Road, Bury BL9 9BB Tel: 0161 762 4500                                          www.holycross.ac.uk

Saturday 8th October  2022                                  10.00am-1.00pm

Monday 17th October 2022                                  5.00pm-8.00pm

The process for applying starts in Year 11 and our online application process opens on 1st October.  All applications are online, and the link can be found in the Sixth Form section of the website www.holycross.ac.uk.  The closing date for applications will be the first Friday in December, 2021.  All students who apply by the closing date will be offered an interview and these take place during November to January. Offers of places will be sent 3 weeks after interview. 

Please check their website for further information regarding any future events.


The Manchester College

Ashton Old Road, Openshaw, Manchester M11 2WH Tel: 0333 322 2444   www.tmc.ac.uk  

Thursday 13th October 2022                                 5.00pm-7.00pm                               

9th March 2023                                                         5.00pm-7.00pm  
 

Please check their website for further information regarding any future events.


Myerscough College

St Michaels Road, Bilsborrow, Preston  PR3 0RY Tel: 01995 642222           www.myerscough.ac.uk

Virtual Course Advice Evenings - Online

Saturday 15th October - Course Advice Morning 

Saturday 19th November - Course Advice Morning 

Saturday 4th February - Course Advice Morning 

Saturday 18th March - Course Advice Morning

Staff from all subject areas across our Preston, Liverpool, Blackburn, Warrington, Penrith and Manchester Centres will all be online throughout the evening, along with staff from Admissions, Finance, Accommodation, Apprenticeships and Inclusive Learning. 

A number of our subject areas are hosting online presentations and the chance to chat with staff via Zoom video. Links to these will be published closer to the time.

There are also a number of Course Advice Mornings being held at different locations and Myerscough have stands at different shows.  Please see website for full details.

Please check their website for further information/booking arrangements regarding any future events.


Wigan and Leigh College

Wigan College, Parsons Walk, Wigan WN1 1RS Tel: 01942 761600            www.wigan-leigh.ac.uk

WIGAN CENTRES

  • PARSONS WALK CENTRE WN1 1RR
  • SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS WN1 1RR
  • Centre of Excellence in Engineering PAGEFIELD CENTRE WN1 2JH

4.30pm - 7.30pm

Monday 10 October 2022

Monday 7 November 2022

Monday 30 January 2023


LEIGH COLLEGE

LEIGH COLLEGE LEIGH SPORTS VILLAGE WN7 4JY

4.30pm - 7.30pm

Monday 17 October 2022

Monday 14 November 2022

Monday 6 February 2023

We are hosting an Access to Higher Education Virtual Advice Evening on Thursday 2nd September at 6pm. You can reg…    https://t.co/cwwZkT9eDJ

Please check their website for further information regarding any future events.


Winstanley College

Winstanley Road, Billinge, Wigan WN5 7XF        Tel: 01695 633244             www.winstanley.ac.uk

Virtual Open Event:  Winstanley College – First Choice College

Thursday 29th September 2022

Wednesday 12th October 2022

Tuesday 1st November 2022

Open Evenings are subject to the latest Covid 19 guidance. Please check our website and social media for the latest updates or call Admissions on 01695 628610https://www.winstanley.ac.uk/121/application-process

Please check their website for further information regarding any future events.


More Info to follow for other providers

Assemblies 

Bolton College: 11th November 2022

The Sixth Form Bolton: 21st October 2022

ASK Apprenticeships: 23rd September 2022

Salford City College: 7th October 2022

Runshaw College: 16th September 2022

Turton 6th Form: TBA

Year 10 College Taster Days 

The following college visits have been organised for Year 10 students. This will be an opportunity to experience college life and prepare for the transition from school to college. 

The colleges, dates of visits, and times are listed below: 

 

Salford City College (Pendleton, Eccles, Worsley, and Future Skills campuses) 

TBC

 

The Sixth Form College, Bolton (selected students only)

TBC

 

Runshaw College (selected students only)

TBC

 

Bolton College

TBC