People

7th February 1997 at 00:00
Frances Wittering, head of faculty of business and professional studies, Doncaster College, will become principal and chief executive of Newcastle under Lyme College, Staffordshire, upon the retirement of Mike McConville at the end of March.

The University of Central England, Birmingham, has conferred a professorship upon Clare Benson, director of the school of mathematics, science and technology, faculty of education, and has awarded honorary doctorates to David Cragg, chief executive, Birmingham Training and Enterprise Council, and Patricia Marsh, chair, Birmingham Children's Hospital NHS Trust.

Violinist Laura Swadkin and trombonist Ahmad Dayes from Goldsmith's Youth Orchestra have been presented with special awards by Lewisham Arts Council, with financial support from Royal Mail.

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number

Comments

The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now