Awards success

ANGUS and the Mearns was well represented at Dundee College formal awards ceremony recently when more than 350 students walked across the stage of the Caird Hall and shook hands with principal Christina Potter.

Around 1,500 guests, family and friends of the students attended this ceremony which recognises the achievements of those who have successfully completed advanced programmes such as Higher National Certificates or Diplomas and post-graduate courses.

Local award winners were:

BA(Hons) Dance (Completion Award), Natasha Markowski, Montrose; CIH Level 4 Certificate In Housing, Claire McAllan, Stonehaven; City & Guilds Level 3 MA Maintenance and Repair, Martin Guthrie, Montrose; HNC Accounting, Laura Milne, Brechin; HNC Applied Sciences, Euan Duff, Montrose; Erin Grewar, Montrose; Natasha Ryndycz, Montrose.

HNC Early Education and Childcare, Tonia Stout, Brechin; Jenna Whyte, Montrose; HNC Engineering Systems, John Dall, Brechin; HNC Health Care, Donna Stephen, Brechin; HNC Social Care, Iain Nicoll, Brechin; HNC Social Sciences, Rebecca Stark, Montrose; HND Accounting, Elzbieta Rzeszutek, Montrose; HND Biomedical Sciences, Amber Johnson, Montrose.

HND Building Surveying, Millicent Brake, Montrose; HND Civil Engineering, Jamie Gardiner, Montrose; HND Contemporary Dance Performance, Adele Archibald, Brechin; HND Engineering Systems, Matthew Ord, Brechin; HND Hospitality Management, Kelly Grant, Montrose; Inga Silionova, Montrose.

MA Level 3 Hairdressing - City and Guilds, Lynsey Farquharson, Brechin; Modern Apprenticeship in Life Science Level 3, Natasha Ryndycz, Montrose; SVQ Level 3 Amenity Horticulture, Drew Burness, Montrose; Patrick Duncan, Laurencekirk; John McCaffery, Stonehaven; Richard Stridgeon, Montrose; SVQ Level 3 Health and Social Care Adults, Angela Kennedy, Montrose.