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DLD College London new campus in the James Bond film Spectre

DLD in the new James Bond film, “Spectre”

The trailer for the latest James Bond film “Spectre” was released recently, and the eagle eyed of you may have noticed a certain London college as the camera pans across the city’s skyline.

DLD College London A Level Biology trip to the Forensics of Crime Exhibit

Forensics: The anatomy of crime

A Level Biology students from DLD College London recently took a trip to the Wellcome Collection to see the ‘Forensics: The anatomy of crime’ exhibit.

DLD A level history Trip to Hampton Court

Trip to Hampton Court

After a long and challenging year getting to grips with the language and culture of the UK, the DLD Belgravia pre-sessional students were finally able to relax and enjoy some of Britain’s history, at Hampton Court.

A level Politics trip to the British Library

DLD Politics Trip to Magna Carta Exhibition

A Level Government and Politics students visited the Magna Carta exhibition at the British Library to see the rare manuscripts, historical artefacts and documents which contain the first sources of the English Bill of Rights, signed at Runnymede by King John in June 1215

DLD College London A Level Students at the Royal Society of Medicine

So you want to be a doctor?

DLD College London A Level students, Emeline, Isra and Aaron, went to the Royal College of Medicine in Wimpole Street for a careers conference ‘So you want to be a Doctor’ on March 2nd.

A-Level Students Visit Paris

DLD College London Trip to Paris

This January 17 students and 3 teachers from DLD Belgravia had a very exciting and enjoyable trip to Paris, France. For three days we explored what art, culture, fashion and food Paris had to offer!

Shanghai International School Visit A Level students

Shanghai International School Visit

For the past two weeks at DLD, we have had the delightful pleasure of spending time with Huang Lina and Lin Ling who are two teachers from Shanghai Pinghe Bilingual School, in China.

DLD College London A Level Religious Studies Ethics Matters Trip

Ethics Matters

On Thursday 5th February 2015 the AS and A2 Religious Studies groups attended ‘Ethics Matters’, a conference at Bloomsbury Baptist Church.

DLD A Level British Physics Olympiad Challenge Team

British Physics Olympiad Round 1

DLD College London Astudents pitted their wits against some of the UK’s brightest in the first round of the British Physics Olympiad competition.

A Level and GCSE DLD Drama Students

DLD Drama Students Take a Bow

Drama Students from the A Level and GCSE Drama department presented Take a Bow a showcase of talent. from the best 6th form college in London.

DLD College London Student Council Charity Presentation

Student Council Charity Presentation

DLD College London’s Student Council Charity Presentation took place on Thursday 13th November in the Gallery. DLD’s two chosen charities this year are the John Van Geest Cancer Research Centre and Centrepoint Shelter. Student Council President Serena Bhandari introduced two representatives from each charity and they met with students and staff for a presentation and […]

DLD A Level and GCSE Student Choir

Marylebone Lights

Every year DLD’s Vocal Group perform at Marylebone Lights in Marylebone High Street as part of the ‘Lights On’ ceremony.  This year the actor Jessica Hynes was the special guest.  The Vocal Group performed Coldplay’s ‘Christmas Lights’, and did a really great job under the direction of Tom Lowe.  And just in case the crowd felt […]

BTEC Business Students visit the Cocoa Cola Factory

Coca Cola Factory Visit

On the 19th November A Level and BTEC Business students from DLD College London visited the Coca Cola Factory in Edmonton.

DLD College London Students Wrap Up London

Wrap up London

Students from DLD College London have been collecting old coats for Wrap Up London.

DLD Business students visit Holt Business School

Hult Business School visit

Helena Theseira, from Hult International Business School, visited DLD College London on Friday 7th November. Helena works on the academic side of the recruiting team for the Undergraduate programme at Hult International Business School.  Helena introduced Hult to our International Foundation Programme students, and filled them in on the Hult Programme and developments on campus, […]

DLD College Students at the Clare Astor Workshop

Clare Astor Workshop

A level and GCSE Drama and Theatre Studies students attended the Claire Astor workshop this week.

DLD College London A level business studies students at Wimbledon

Wimbledon Trip

Business Studies students from DLD College London visited the All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon this week to get a real insight into the workings of one of the most famous tennis clubs in the world.

DLD College London Talent Show Winners

DLD’s Got Talent Prizegiving

Yesterday, A level, GCSE, BTEC and IFP students from ‘DLD’s Got Talent’ received their prizes from Principal Rachel Borland.

DLD College London A level English students at the the British Museum

Terror and Wonder: The Gothic Imagination

It was on a dreary day of October – the afternoon of Friday the 10th to be exact – when our English class went to see Terror and Wonder: The Gothic Imagination currently on at the British Library.

DLD College London's annual talent show

DLD’s Got Talent 2014

DLD’S Talent 2014 was probably the best show we’ve ever had.  It was truly amazing, and almost every student stunned us with their performances. 

A level students at the UVIC Unifair 2014

UVIC Unifair 2014

Students from DLD College London had the opportunity to meet with some of the UK’s top universities at this year’s UVIC UniFair on Saturday 11th October.

DLD College London Parents Testimonials

New Parents Social Evening

The ‘New Parents Social Evening’ took place last night, and was a great success. Lovely to see lots of teachers and parents socializing.

DLD College London Topping Out Ceremony

Topping Out Ceremony

Wednesday 23rd July saw the Topping Out Ceremony at the new DLD College London Westminster Bridge Campus.

DLD A level and GCSE Art Exhibition at the best sixth form college in London

End of Year Art Exhibition 2014

The Private View of the annual DLD Art Exhibition took place in the Gallery and in the Art Studios on Thursday the 26th of June.

DLD College London A level and GCSE end of year art show

End of Year Art Show 2013

DLD College is pleased to invite you to our annual A Level & GCSE Art &Design, Photography, and Graphic Design End of Year Show.

DL:D College London A level Students at the Great Gatsby Prom

Great Gatsby Summer Prom 2014

The Annual DLD College London Summer Prom was held at Fulham Palace in London on Friday 9th May. This year the students were able to vote on a theme, and, given the choice between The 80s, The Great Gatsby and Alice in Wonderland. The Great Gatsby won by a landslide.

DLD A Level Students at the Charity Football Tournament

Charity Football Tournament

We had a successful and very enjoyable charity football tournament last Friday. In the end over 60 people participated as well as those who came to support. The weather was smiling on us which made the event even more enjoyable.

DLD College London A level English students at the the British Museum

Sovereign Education Lecture Day

On Tuesday 4th February, 17 of our A Level English Literature students from DLD College London went to a Sovereign Education Lecture Day, which was on Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre.

DLD College London BTEC Media Students produce Loop Magazine

BTEC Media students create Loop Magazine

Eight BTEC Media students from DLD College London were given a challenge and worked extremely hard, to create a magazine from scratch as part of their coursework.

DLD College A Level English student trip

CIE English Trip

DLD College London CIE English students were taken to the Curzon Cinemay to see the sold out Donmar Warehouse production of “Coriolanus”.

DLD A level Art students at the Paris College of Art

Kate Hiley Visit from the Paris College of Art

Kate Hiley, artist and UK admissions representative from the Paris College of Art, met with A Level Art & Design and Photography studies at DLD College to discuss application proceedures for international art schools.

Chinese Team Visit DLD College London

Chinese Teacher’s Visit DLD College London

This week at DLD College London, we have had two Chinese teachers Tina and Denise from Shanghai International School visit us, to observe lessons across the college and get a better understanding of teaching and learning approaches in the UK.

DLD College London A level students at the UK Senior Maths Team Challenge

UK Senior Maths Challenge 2013/14

Some of our students here at DLD College recently took part in the UK Senior Maths Challenge. We are very proud to say that we have some extremely talented mathematicians.

DLD College London Maths Students from the Maths Challenge

UK Senior Maths Team Challenge

DLD College London A Level Maths students came 14th out of 40 schools in the UK Senior Maths Team Challenge North on 14th November.

BTEC Media students meet the editor of Total Film

Jane Crowther visit from Total Film

Jane Crowther, editor-in-chief of Total Film magazine, visited DLD College London today to talk to BTEC Media Production students about working in journalism.

BTEC Media students interview Tony Garnett

Tony Garnett Interview

DLD College London BTEC student Julian Deane, enjoyed a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity and turned the camera on Tony Garnett, acclaimed producer of iconic films such as Kes.

Sunrise Agency visit the best 6th form college in London

Sunrise Agency Visit

DLD College London Principal Rachel Borland was delighted to welcome to the college our colleagues from Sunrise Agency based in Vietnam this week.

A level students at the UVIC University Fair

UVIC University Fair 2013

DLD London College A Level, BTEC and IFP students had the chance to meet with top universities at the UVIC University Fair on Saturday 19th October 2013.

A level music students at DLD's Got Talent

DLD’s Got Talent 2013

DLD’s Got Talent was another roaring success this year, with A level, GCSE, BTEC and International Foundation Programme students show off their musical expertise.

DLD student Olga achieves LAMDA success

Olga Kravchenko LAMDA success

Olga Kravchenko studied A Level Drama in her first year and then focused on LAMDA success in her second year at the best 6th form college in London.

DLD College London getting into Medicine Conference

Getting into Medicine Event

Join us at our annual ‘Getting into Medicine’ event that is taking place later this month, on Wednesday 25th September 2013.

LAMDA presentation at the best sixth form college in London

LAMDA Gold Medal Success

This afternoon, Rachel Borland, Principal of DLD College London, presented a LAMDA Gold Medal with Distinction Grade 8 Solo Acting award to Brahmdeo Ramana.

DLD A Level Students at the DLD Charity Football Cup

DLD Charity Football Cup

The DLD Charity Cup finally kicked off after all the excitement and banter flying between team members.

A Level Biology Student gets competition fever

Competition Fever

DLD College London A Level and GCSE science students have Competition Fever. During the Spring Term, we have had participation in the Biology and Chemistry Olympiads and the AS Physics Challenge.

Formula 1 Talk

Mr Mallock from Formula 1 team Toro Rosso, began by explaining to our A level, GCSE, BTEC and IFP students how he got into Formula 1.

DLD College London New neighbourhood

DLD College London is moving

In September 2015, DLD College London and its sister College, Abbey College, will relocate to a brand new, purpose-built premises in the heart of London overlooking Westminster and the River Thames.

A level students at Unifair

Unifair 2013

15 students from DLD College London descended upon the CBI Conference Centre in Centre Point, London, on the 18th May for the annual Unifair event.

End of Year Awards Ceremony at the best 6th form college in London

Annual DLD End of Year Award Ceremony

DLD College London’s annual end-of-year award ceremony for A level, GCSE, BTEC and IFP students took place in Marylebone Parish Church, on Friday March 13.

DLD College London A level students at the 2014 prom

2nd Annual DLD College London Prom

The Annual DLD College London Prom was held at The Lansdowne Club in Mayfair on Friday May 3. The event was a resolute success, involving 150 DLD A level, BTEC and IFP students, making for a sold out celebration. 

DLD College London Italy Ski Trip

Italy Ski trip

DLD College London embarked upon an exciting Italian ski trip over February half-term which saw 26 students and 4 staff members take to the slopes in Lavarone and Fulgaria, Italy.