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The Lord Lieutenant of Derbyshire (centre) with, from left: Theresa Peltier, High Sheriff of Derbyshire, Deputy CEO Heather Kelly, Under Sheriff of Derbyshire and Chair of Governors for DCG, Andrew Cochrane and Jon Collins, Head of Land-based at DCG
05/03/2024: Derby College Group has welcomed the Lord Lieutenant of Derbyshire, Mrs Elizabeth Fothergill CBE to its Broomfield Hall site to plant a tree to commemorate the coronation of King Charles III. 
18/01/2024: Officers from Ilkeston Safer Neighbourhood Policing Team have teamed up with the Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit to tackle the problem of motorists speeding in Morley.
Credit: DCG
27/12/2023: Derby College Group (DCG) has helped create the first industry-wide equine carbon calculator.  
Heather-Ann Pedley
04/12/2023: A Derby College Group (DCG) apprentice has been honoured with a prestigious national award of 'Learner of the Year' as 'Best Animal Care and Management Apprentice'.
Liberty Stamp Hanes
29/11/2023: A former Derby College Group (DCG) animal care student is one of the first undergraduates in the country to enrol on an innovative new veterinary degree programme.
Michelle Shooter - Assistant Chief Constable, Abi Ward - Cadet of The Year and Theresa Peltier - High Sheriff of Derbyshire
17/11/2023: Derbyshire Constabulary and The High Sheriff of Derbyshire have recognised the outstanding commitment and dedication of four Derby College Group (DCG) students who have distinguished themselves as exemplary police cadets.
Laura Smith with an upcycling creation
16/11/2023: Laura Smith, a former student at Derby College Group (DCG) who now works at the College as a member of their teaching staff, is celebrating after being awarded runner up in the national Association of Colleges’ (AoC) Student Green Commitment Award at the Student of the Year Awards.
Lara Knifton, Apprenticeship Recruitment and Customer Service Manager
10/11/2023: Derby College Group outreach work to schools continues to grow and support a greater number of schools, with the Schools Liaison team and the Apprenticeship Recruitment team working with the majority of schools across Derbyshire, which includes Special Schools.
Tony Christon and the Mayor of Erewash
10/10/2023: An Ilkeston dad whose grown-up kids live in terraces either side of him has scooped a coveted Erewash in Bloom award after turning the fronts of all three homes into a riot of summer colour that was featured on telly.
28/09/2023: Derby College Group (DCG) has been awarded Gold for Student Outcomes and Silver for Student Experience and Silver overall by the Teaching Excellence and Framework (TEF) panel of The Office for Students, who recognises excellent teaching in UK Higher Education providers.