A shared vision for education in Pennine Lancashire
On this site, you will find Frequently Asked Questions about the proposed merger, the vision for the merged college and our official public consultation document. If you have any further questions, then please do not hesitate to get in touch using the short contact form below.
Please note, the formal consultation period runs from 27 April to 27 May 2018. All responses and representations must be received by the closing date. You can respond by post, email or via this website – clicking on the ‘Respond to Public Consultation’ button below.
Frequently Asked Questions
We are delighted to announce a vision for a new merged College for Pennine Lancashire, building on the strengths of Accrington and Rossendale College and Nelson and Colne College.
What is happening and when?
What will happen to the names of the colleges?
How can I have my say?
The formal consultation period runs from 27 April 2018 to 27 May 2018. All responses and representations must be received by the closing date. You can respond by post, email or via our website.
Why are the Colleges proposing to merge and what are the benefits of merging?
What is the vision for the merged College?
If it goes ahead, will the merger have an impact on current and prospective students?
Why would now be a good time for the proposed merger?
Have any questions?
Nelson and Colne College and Accrington and Rossendale College will use the information on this form for statistical purposes and in order to respond to your enquiry.