College of West Anglia Isle campus motorsport team picks up two podium finishes at iconic Brands Hatch circuit

16:15 15 May 2014

Podium delight at Brands Hatch.

Podium delight at Brands Hatch.

Archant

A college’s motorsport team put in some impressive displays at Brands Hatch.

The Formula Ford team.The Formula Ford team.

Racers from the Isle campus of the College of West Anglia finished on the podium in both the Formula Ford and Mini Cooper races.

Richard Tarling finished third in the Formula Ford category, while Josh Gollin was third in the Mini Cooper Challenge.

Lecturer JP Latham said: “I am very proud of the work we are doing in the motorsport department and the effort of the student team members.

“It makes the horrible weather, cold nights and midnight arrival back at college worth it.”

Westwood School shed fire

A fire tonight in the games shed of Westwood Community Junior School tonight has destroyed a quantity of sports equipment.

10:43
Matthew Ward and tutor Adrian Kent with his Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award

Student Matthew Ward had a date with royalty recently when he picked up his Gold Duke of Edinburgh award in a prestigious ceremony at St James’ Palace, London.

18:36
G’s Beetroot March won a national award in fork lift truck safety for (Safe Site) at the International Centre in Telford. Picture: Steve Williams.

A Fenland factory is home to the safest fork lift site in the UK after it won a national award.

17:07
Rural housing conference held in Ely

Rural people are being forced out of their communities. This is the stark conclusion of the latest national review of rural housing policy.

Most read stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Cambs Times e-edition today E-edition