Seeing Double

Twin brothers Ellis and Alex Woods are both celebrating after gaining places to continue their studies at The University of Manchester. Ellis and Alex, both 18 from Blackburn, and former St Bede’s students both gained impressive A Level results.  This…

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Ambar Enters the World of Medicine

St Mary’s College student Ambar Siddique has her sights set on studying Medicine at The University of Nottingham after attaining a fantastic set of A Level grades. Blackburn student Ambar scored 3 As in Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics and will…

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Bourne for Success

St Mary’s College student Olivia Bourne will soon be taking her place at Brasenose College, Oxford University to read Biochemistry Molecular & Cellur after receiving her fantastic A Level results. Olivia, 18 from Oswaldtwistle, received an impressive 3 A*s and…

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Results Day 2019

Students and staff at St Mary’s College are celebrating excellent examination results once again with 26 subjects achieving a superb 100% pass rate. Students studying A Level and Vocational programmes have made excellent progress with their studies, with an impressive…

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Congratulations Class of 2019!

Last week we celebrated with our Class of 2019 who graduated from their accredited courses at Liverpool Hope University and UCLan. This year an impressive 46% of our cohort received a First Class Honours from their degree. Alongside this amazing…

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New Student Day 2019

Our New Student Day is the opportunity to experience the subjects that you have applied for at St Mary’s College. You will get a real taste of life at St Mary’s College, meeting teachers and classmates in your subject areas,…

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Health & Social Care Degree Taster Event

Join us for our Health & Social Care Degree Taster Event Tuesday 18 June, 1pm-3pm Want to take your first step and start your future in the Healthcare Sector ? Visit us for our Health & Social Care Taster Event…

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Easter Relaxation at the Chaplaincy

In the week leading up the Easter Holidays, the chapel here at St Mary’s has been transformed into a space of self-guided reflection and a relaxing place to have a quiet moment away from the hustle and bustle of college…

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Father Graystone Maths Visit

Two people linked with St Mary’s history recently visited the college to speak to Maths students and staff. Father Henry Graystone used to teach Mathematics at the College in the 1960s and was recently contacted by a former student, Peter…

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University Centre Open Evening

Join us for our University Centre Open Evening. Tuesday 14th May 6pm-9pm Are you looking for your next challenge, looking to progress in your career or start a totally new career direction? If the answer is yes, or even maybe,…

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The Old Boys Return

Past footballers from SMC returned for a friendly earlier this month and were up against our current crop of talented players. In a highly competitive yet friendly game, the Old Boys were defeated 6-2 by their present counterparts. It was…

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Vocation Station Opening

On Wednesday 16th January St Mary’s College celebrated the official launch of our newly developed provision for young people with Special Education Needs and Disabilities.   It also celebrated the launch of our newly developed building, which has been renamed ‘Vocation…

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Senior Maths Challenge Success

Students at St Mary’s College achieved two Silver and six Bronze Awards in this year’s UKMT Senior Maths Challenge. Over 80,000 pupils from across the UK returned scripts for the Senior Maths Challenge with the top 10% receiving a gold…

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Proud Parents Surprise Student After Gaining Place at Oxford

St Mary’s College student Olivia Bourne had two unexpected visitors at college yesterday equipped with balloons, flowers and an acceptance letter from Brasenose College, Oxford University. Olivia knew that Wednesday would be the day she would find out if her…

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