Highbridge nursing student celebrates success with friends
Highbridge woman is among a group of Weston College friends celebrating
after all getting places on the same university course.
Bobbett, 33, along with Leanne Preston, Alex Brammer and Lamisa
Agilah are all on Weston College's Access to Higher Education
course, and all have been offered places on the University of
the West of England's (UWE) degree course in adult nursing.
had always wanted to go into nursing but spent most of her 20s
bringing up children. "Now they're a bit older I thought
the time was right to go for it, but if I hadn't done the preparation
I think I'd have struggled," she told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
four attended the UWE interview together and went through a tough
assessment. There were just 15 places on offer for 68 candidates
and the students are overjoyed to find they've all made it through.
four will begin their course at UWE in September. Gill Wilmot,
Weston College Curriculum Manager, Continuing Education, said:
"I'm very impressed with them all, they were very strong
candidates and they thoroughly deserve their success."
Leanne Preston, Lamisa Agilah, Alex Brammer and Emma Bobbett