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Ex-SRC Student Rachel is National Footwear Student of the Year

Well done to ex-Foundation Diploma in Art student Rachel Hamill who has scooped a top award for her shoe designs.

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Rachel Rose Hamill from Portadown, receiving the National Footwear Student of the Year from Jeremy Blanford, Master of the Worshipful Company of Cordwainers and international footwear designer Nicholas Kirkwood.

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Conor Scoops Student of the Year Award

Conor Cunningham is 2016-17’s ‘BTEC Level 3 Business Student of the Year’ sponsored by Newry Junior Chamber of Commerce.

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L to R Emma Boyle (Lecturer and Personal Tutor); Conor Cunningham (Student of the Year); Ryan Sheppard (President Newry Junior Chamber of Commerce); Tanya Mc Aleenan (L3 Business Programme Coordinator)

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Stephen Wins Ulster Bank Player of the Year 2017

Southern Regional College Lecturer Stephen Irvine was recently presented with the Ulster Bank League Division 2A Player of the Year 2017 award. The awards were held recently in the Aviva Stadium in Dublin and presented by Irish Rugby Union Coach Joe Schmidt.

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SRC lecturer Stephen Irvine receiving his Ulster Bank Player of the Year award from Joe Schmidt

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Jennifer ‘TOPs’ the Truckers!

Jennifer Hughes from Altnaveigh in Newry has gained her Category C and C+E driving licenses through the Newry TOPs project, run by Southern Regional College and funded by the Department for Communities through the Neighbourhood Renewal Programme.

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Lesley Hamilton SRC Community Development Officer, Jennifer Hughes and David Vint SRC Assistant Director of Community, Schools' Partnership and External Funding

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SRC's Jacqueline to Run in World Trail Championships

Southern Regional College lecturer, Jacqueline Toal, has been selected to run as a representative for the Ireland Team to participate at the World Trail Running Championships 2017 which take place in Italy on 10th June in Badia Prataglia, Toscani Italia.

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Jacqueline Toal with SRC CEO Brian Doran

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