Useful Links

Trade Links - Agriculture

Link Organisation Notes Agriculture & Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) AHDB, agriculture and horticulture advice and information company, were proud sponsors of our Best Livestock Student in 2015, which was won by FE student, Emily Wicker JCB JCB, agricultural machinery suppliers, were proud sponsors of our Agricultural Student of the Year winner and runner up award in 2015, won by FE students Hannah Hensley and Sam Turnnidge P Tuckwells Ltd P Tuckwells Ltd, agricultural machinery specialists, were proud sponsors or our Best Machinery Student in 2015, which was won by FE student Sam Turnnidge

Trade Links - Design

Link Organisation Notes RIBA The Royal Institute of British Architects is the UK body for architecture and the architectural profession Design Week MagazineDesign Week contains the latest breaking design news from across a range of commercial design disciplines.

Trade Links - Equine & Animal

Link Organisation Notes & Hound magazine onlineAs the "home" of equestrianism, Horse & Hound Online offers users all the latest news, reports and breaking headlines from the sporting disciplines for equestrian enthusiasts worldwide.
www.horseandrideruk.comHorse & Rider magazine onlineInformation, news and advice on horse related topics. Horse magazine onlineYour Horse is Britain's no. 1 monthly equestrian magazine and home to one of the country's top equestrian consumer events. Horse Live ShowContains information on upcoming Your Horse Live Shows.

Trade Links - Horticulture

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Grow CareersGrow is an initiative set up by a group of influential organisations within the horticulture industry to inform people about horticultural careers and the range of fantastic opportunities horticulture has to offer. RHS is the UK's leading gardening charity dedicated to advancing horticulture and promoting good gardening.
www.gardenvisit.comGarden VisitA compendium of information about garden and planting design, garden history and landscape architecture, including the most comprehensive World Garden Finder. GardeningThis gardening section of the BBC website provides handy tips and features.
www.hortweek.comHort is the premier website for professionals working within the UK's vibrant horticulture industry. Flower ShowsContains up-to-date information on the extremely popular, annual Chelsea Flower Show. of Agriculture and Rural DevelopmentThis link will take you directly to pages of Horticulture that may be of interest.

Trade Links - Sustainable Environments

Link Organisation Notes ReservoirAbberton Reservoir is a wetland site of international importance for wildfowl. Up to 40,000 ducks, swans and geese visit each year. Excellent bird watching opportunities and fabulous views over the reservoir.
www.countryside-jobs.comCountryside Jobs ServiceThe Countryside Jobs Service website. WildlifeEssex Wildlife Trust is the leading conservation organisation of its kind in Essex.'s WeeklyThe FWI provides a range of relevant information for the Farming and Agriculture industry.
www.nfuonline.comNational Farmers UnionThe NFU represents the farmers and growers of England and Wales. Its central objective is to promote successful and socially responsible agriculture and horticulture, while ensuring the long term viability of rural communities WildlifeSuffolk Wildlife Trust is the county's largest voluntary organisation working on nature conservation and environmental issues.
www.centreforeconics.orgCentre for EconicsCentre for Econics website

Trade Links - General Education

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www.ucas.comUCAS Official WebsiteHelping students into Higher Education Centre PlusAdvice for job seekers and career paths

Local Information

Link Organisation Notes Essex County CouncilThe County Council website. Borough CouncilTourist Information Page EssexTourist Information
www.nationalexpresseastanglia.comNational ExpressInformation on Chelmsford Trains GroupInformation on Chelmsford Buses
www.writtlevillage.comWrittle VillageLocal information for Writtle village

Please note that inclusion does not imply endorsement by Writtle University College and that the sites listed here are outside the control of the University and no responsibility is accepted for their content.