Dame Kelly Holmes inspires North East students

Double gold-medal winning Olympian Kelly Holmes has returned to Gateshead College to visit students involved in her Education programme.

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Dame Kelly Holmes visits Gateshead College

Dame Kelly Holmes
Dame Kelly Holmes visits students at Gateshead College Credit: Dominic Lipinski/Press Association Images

Dame Kelly Holmes is back in the North East to visit students at Gateshead College.

Gateshead College is the first college in the country to partner with the double olympian to deliver a unique coaching and education scheme to benefit its students in its year-long Kelly Holmes Education programme.

Youngsters inspired by Kelly Homes in North East

Double Olympian Kelly Holmes has returned to Gateshead College to visit students involved in her Education programme.

She will be catching up with students and finding out how they have progressed since the programme began in September.

The year long initiative provides sports students with the opportunity to take part in workshops with Dame Kelly Holmes, as well as media interview technique workshops with TV and radio presenter Sybil Ruscoe.