Welcome to the Northampton College blog, giving you an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at life at Booth Lane, Lower Mounts and Daventry.

This blog features the thoughts of both staff and students, providing invaluable advice on student life as well as reporting on all that's happening on campus, whether that's the latest sports events, a fashion show or theatre performances.

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charlotte campion blog
By Charlotte Campion, Level 3 Journalism and PR, on 9 October 2017

I am here and experiencing college first hand and here are a few things I’ve discovered after my first few weeks in the second year at Northampton College.

I’ve had a wonderful time here so far studying journalism and this year is possibly the most fun I’ve had, with teachers making all of the lessons really enjoyable.

Here are my top tips for making the most of your time at Northampton College

james mcmahon blog
By James McMahon, Level 3 Journalism & PR on 5 October 2017

Ever since EGX, otherwise known as Eurogamer, started in 2008 it has become the go-to destination for gaming fans eager to enjoy a sneak preview of hotly anticipated new releases and for indie and student developers to showcase their projects.

jason lancaster
By Jason Lancaster, Vice Principal on 4 October 2017

What do employers look for?

That’s a question we’ve all asked at some point, particularly when we’re thinking about applying for a new job. Of course, every employer is different. I can’t claim to be an avid follower of Alan Sugar’s Apprentice, now back on our screens. However, I’m not sure he’s absolutely typical of what you’ll find when you start brushing up your CV.


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