WorldSkills landscape training team given masterclass by land-based college tutors

Teachers from land-based colleges have given a masterclass to Britain's WorldSkills international landscape training team in the build-up to a clash in Germany in July.

The gathering at Askham-Bryan College in York was part of an Institute for Learning initiative to build "a network of excellence across the UK", said training manager Harry Turner.

Assistant training manager Jody Lidgard added: "We had several level 2 landscape students, with lecturers from other colleges mentoring."

The team includes Ewan Sewell at Bishop Burton in Yorkshire, Matt Beesley at Reaseheath and Jack Conway at Writtle. Aaron Jamison, Jonathan Gill and Matthew Bradley come from Greenmount in Northern Ireland.


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