Oswestry's North Shropshire College has unveiled its upgraded facilities, after a £2 million refurbishment.

The grand unveiling attracted local schools, businesses, and representatives from Oswestry Bid, who participated in an informative college tour.

Attendees had the opportunity to explore the college's newly revamped Hair and Beauty salons, state-of-the-art Science laboratory, and innovative Plumbing and Electrical workshops.


Students provided engaging demonstrations, showcasing the practical aspects of their education.

Sharon Cooper, Curriculum Team leader, highlighted the positive feedback received.

Border Counties Advertizer: Science students working in the newly refurbished building.Science students working in the newly refurbished building. (Image: North Shropshire College)She said it was “lovely to foster links with those within the local community to further raise the profile of the college.”

A treat of student-made canapes was served as part of the tour.

Assistant Principal Melanie Taylor took the spotlight to present the college's Ofsted-recognized student behaviours and the diverse opportunities available for students.

Border Counties Advertizer: The newly refurbished Hair and Beauty salonsThe newly refurbished Hair and Beauty salons (Image: North Shropshire College)The event served as a testament to the college's commitment to providing an enriched educational experience for its students.