Viridor’s Energy Recovery Facility at Ardley hosts visit by prison officers
Viridor’s Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) at Ardley near Bicester hosted an educational tour for teaching staff and prison officers, as part of Milton Keynes College’s Offender Learning programme. The initiative, supported by the Teach Too Partnership and awarding body Waste Management Industry Training and Advisory Board, aims to encourage people from industry to share their working knowledge and build links between employers and training providers.
Flash Fiction: write a very short story and win a prize
This summer learners across all 27 establishments where Milton Keynes College has a prison education department are being encouraged to enter a 'flash fiction' competition. They have to write a short story of between 400-500 words, with the best entries winning a prize. The competition will be judged by literary agent Robin Jones.