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

September 25 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

October 14 @ 3:30 pm - 7:30 pm

November 23 @ 3:30 pm - 7:30 pm

2nd March 2022 @ 3:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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 11th October 2021 5-7pm

Saturday 13th November 2021 10am – 12pm

Monday 29th November 2021 5-7pm

Monday 14th March 2022 5-7pm

Please check website for details.


Eccles Sixth Form College                                          

Chatsworth Road, Eccles, Manchester M30 9FJ

Wednesday 13th October 2021 5-7pm

Tuesday 30th November 2021 5-7pm

Saturday 27th November 2021 10am – 12pm (Winter Wonderland)

Tuesday 15th March 2022 5-7pm

Saturday 18th June 2022 11am – 3pm (Country Fair)
Please check website for details.


Future Skills at MediaCity UK                                     

Dakota Avenue, Salford M50 2PU

Thursday 14th October 2021 5-7pm

Saturday 13th November 2021 10am – 12pm

Thursday 2nd December 2021 5-7pm

Monday 14th March 2022 5-7pm

Please check website for details.


Pendleton Sixth Form College                                   

Dronfield Road, Salford M6 7FR

Saturday 16th October 2021 10am – 12pm

Wednesday 1st December 2021 5-7pm

Tuesday 15th March 2022 5-7pm

Please check website for details.


Worsley College, Walkden Road, Manchester M28 7QD

Tuesday 12th October 2021 5-7pm

Tuesday 30th November 2021 5-7pm

Tuesday 15th March2022 5-7pm

Saturday 7th May 2022 11am – 2pm (Community Fun Day)

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 6th October 2021 – 5.30 – 7.30 pm

Tuesday 12th October 2021 – 5.30 – 7.30pm

Saturday 20th November 2021 – 11.00 – 1.00pm

Wednesday 23rd February 2022 – 5.30 – 7.30pm

Open Event 2021 - 6th October 2021 - 06/10/2021

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 09 October 2021 10.30am – 1.30pm (the registration system to book your place will be open from August 2021)

Wednesday 24 November 2021 - 5.30pm – 7.30pm

Tuesday 25 January 2022 - 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.


Saturday 9th Oct 2021 -10.30 am - 1.30 pm

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

Monday 11th Oct 2021, 4.30-7.30pm at Wigan Campus

Monday 18th Oct 2021, 4.30-7.30pm at Leigh Campus

Salford City College: Open Events -  (salfordcc.ac.uk)

Wednesday 13th Oct 2021, 5.00-7.00pm at Eccles Campus

Saturday 16th Oct 2021, 10.00-12.00pm at Pendleton 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:

Tuesday 19th October 2021

Wednesday 17th November 2021

Thursday 9th December 2021

Tuesday 18th January 2022

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

Open evening is currently planned for 29th September 2021 for the main school and 20th October 2021 for the sixth form.

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 21st October 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 20th October.  The details not yet finalised (as at 09/09/21), but should appear on website shortly.

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 21st October 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

Sat 9th Oct 2021, 10.00-1.00pm


Blackburn College

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

Wednesday 6th October 4 – 8pm

Tuesday 19th October 4 – 8 pm

Saturday 20th November 10am – 2pm

Tuesday 8th February 4 – 8pm

Thursday 16th June 4 – 8pm

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

Holy Cross are hoping to hold events on site (if circumstances allow) on:

Saturday 9th October,2021 (10am-1pm)

Monday 18th October, 2021 (5.30pm-8pm). 

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  

The events have not yet been advertised. When they are they will be on Events | The Manchester College (tmc.ac.uk)

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

Wednesday 1 September, 7.00pm - 8.00pm

Tuesday 12 October, 7.00pm – 8.00pm

Tuesday 16 November, 7.00pm – 8.00pm

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 11 October 2021

Monday 8 November 2021

Monday 31 January 2022

Monday 25 April 2022


LEIGH COLLEGE

LEIGH COLLEGE LEIGH SPORTS VILLAGE WN7 4JY

4.30pm - 7.30pm

Monday 18 October 2021

Monday 15 November 2021

Monday 7 February 2022

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

Three open evenings in the winter term and one in February running from 3:30 pm - 7:30 pm.

Thursday 30th September 2021

Wednesday 13th October 2021

Tuesday 2nd November 2021

Tuesday 1st February 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 17th Sept 2021

The Sixth Form Bolton, 24th Sept 2021

ASK Apprenticeships, 1st Oct 2021

Salford City College, 8th Oct 2021

Runshaw College, 12th Nov 2021