Our Alumni

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    Shaun Wheatcroft

    Digital Media Marketing Executive - Confetti Media Group

    Twenty-five-year-old Shaun remembers life at West Nottinghamshire College very fondly. He originally studied a business and administration level 1 programme in 2006.

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    Cameron Lamb

    Patissier at Cake Boy, London

    Achieving his dream job at just 21 years of age, Cameron Lamb is delighted that his skills were recognised by a top pastry chef.

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    Paul Statham

    Acclaimed song-writer

    Paul, who studied business from 1978-80, has forged a career as an acclaimed song-writer – penning hits for international-selling artists such as selling Dido and Gabriella Cilmi.

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    Dan Martland

    Television cameraman

    Dan studied BTEC Media in 1998 and has since gone on to become a successful cameraman for ITV’s DayBreak show, based in New York.

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    Jason Holland

    Creative director of

    Jason studied the First Diploma in Art and Design from 1989-90 followed by the two-year HND in Graphic Design. He’s now the creative director at one of the world's top 10 most influential websites.

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    Jean Mountain

    Owner of The Supreme Rubber Stamp Company

    Jean was a business studies student in 1984-85 and founded her highly-successful company in the year that she left college

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    Jim Kay

    Professional illustrator

    Jim studied General Art and Design from 1992-94, achieving the top grade in his studies. He is now an award-winning freelance illustrator.

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    Andrew Otter

    CGI manager for JCB

    Andrew studied the two-year National Diploma in Photography between 1995 and 1997 at the college’s Chesterfield Road campus. Andrew is now CGI manager for JCB design works in Rocester.

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    Marcus Clarke

    FRSA - puppeteer

    Marcus studied at West Nottinghamshire College from 1977 to 1978 on the vocational graphics course at the Chesterfield Road campus.

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    Dr Tom Smith

    British Society of Gastroenterology

    In 1992, Tom Smith joined the Access Course in Humanities at West Nottinghamshire College’s Chesterfield Road campus.

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    Andrew Dennis

    Founder and owner of GigaCrete

    Andrew studied art and design from 1966-69 at the Mansfield School of Art based at the college’s Chesterfield Road campus.

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  • Lauren Hartin

    Business Administrator at Cardzone Ltd.

    Lauren studied English Literature, History, Sociology AS Levels during her time at Vision West Nottinghamshire College.

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  • Jack Foster

    Apprentice at Rolls-Royce Plc.

    Jack did his BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering while at Vision West Nottinghamshire College.

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  • Ellie Pitchford

    Owner of Eternity Beauty

    Ellie studied her Level 3 Diploma in Body and Spa Therapy at Vision West Nottinghamshire College.

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