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A welcome message from Trevor Wray, Principal

Franklin College is a friendly, supportive and high achieving college – we are here to help you succeed. Take a look at the study programmes on our website, find out what's happening at college through our latest news and social wall pages and take the opportunity to visit one of our Open Events to find out how we can help you reach your potential.
We hope you find the information available on our website helpful in planning your future. I look forward to welcoming you to Franklin College.

Trevor Wray, Principal

New Principal Announced

Franklin College Governors are delighted to announce the appointment of Peter Kennedy as the College’s next Principal. The current Principal, Trevor Wray, is retiring this academic year. Peter will join Franklin at the end of February as Principal Designate, and take up his new post as Principal in April 2018.

Peter Kennedy, Principal Designate 


Our new Principal Designate, Peter Kennedy starts next Monday (26 February).

Watch this space to find out more about what Peter is up to in his first days and weeks. All of the staff and students of Franklin are excited about welcoming him into our family and seeing what great ideas he has for our future direction.

Full Time Course Guide 2018/19

Where possibilities are endless
Full Time Course Guide 2018/19

Full Time Courses

At Franklin College, we offer the widest range of A Levels, BTECs, CTECs and GCSEs in the area. Every year we help hundreds of young people take the next step in becoming who they want to be

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