Primary schools expansion to meet demand for places

PROPOSALS to create hundreds of new pupil places at Liverpool primary schools are set to be approved.

Pupils’ posters tackle dog poop problem

Youngsters at an Ulverston primary school are really getting the message across about the impact of dog fouling.

Preston Firms Bring Manchester School Project to Completion

A partnership between two city firms has resulted in the delivery of a new primary school in New Islington, an area on the fringes of Manchester city centre undergoing major redevelopment.

The snowflakes have landed in Liverpool

Liverpool’s very own magical winter festival of lights, soundscapes and snowflakes has arrived – the Snowflake Trail will be enchanting the imaginations of young...

Praise for Lewis Graham in Trafford Council Bin it To Win it campaign

Broomwood primary school boy, Lewis Graham, went above and beyond expectations in Trafford Council’s Bin it to Win it campaign, receiving two tickets to...

North West energy and IT innovators join forces to make Wirral school greener

A Wirral school has become the first organisation to benefit from the installation of a revolutionary low-energy IT server, designed in the North West.

Stockport Celebrates Outstanding Early Years Provision

The quality of early years provision in Stockport has never been higher.

‘Super nurses’ re-unite 46 years after becoming England’s first with degrees

Nurses who campaigned to create England’s first nursing degree programme reunited at The University of Manchester this week (10 and 11 November) to share memories of breaking prejudice, working in Africa, (and living in the same flats as George Best!).

Lake bathing waters rated ‘excellent’

Water quality at every designated bathing water location in South Lakeland has been rated ‘excellent’ by government inspectors.

Manchester property developer Beech Holdings strikes up partnership with RECLAIM

A partnership has launched between Manchester carbon-neutral property developer Beech Holdings and award winning social action and youth leadership programme RECLAIM.

Take a step towards healthier lifestyle with free organised walks

Whether you’re a true urban rambler or perhaps someone who is interested in getting into the routine of regular walks, everyone is invited to join free health walks in the Burnley area.

Exceptional school attendance rewarded

A PUPIL who has never had a day off from the day he started primary school to the day he finished his GCSEs is among those being presented with a special award for exceptional attendance at Liverpool Town Hall.

Junior Lord Mayors to be sworn in

SOME of Liverpool’s young people will be getting a taste of civic life when they are officially sworn in as Junior and Young Lord Mayors this week.

Glowing For Macmillan In Stockport

On Friday 28 October, local facility management business, Solutions SK ‘glowed’ in aid of Macmillan Stockport.

Milk Jnr’s & Kidworks Goes to Sea with Thomson Cruises

Milk Jnr’s & Kidworks – the Manchester based agency that specialises in creating engaging kids activity packs for some of the world’s biggest companies and brands – has produced and launched two new on-board packs for Thomson Cruises’ fleet of five ships.

Bone up on your reading at Central Library’s national flagship event with author Samantha...

Central Library is to host a national flagship event to celebrate books and reading.

Children get active with new schools programme

A new programme to help make primary school children healthier has been launched in Bispham.

Art and inspiration from Syrian refugees at #JourneysFest Manchester Museum Takeover

University researchers, working with the Syrian community in the city, and The Rethink Rebuild Society, will be part of the #JourneysFest Takeover at the Manchester Museum on Saturday 8 October. Journeys Festival International is a major new festival which celebrates the artistic talent and incredible stories of refugee artists. (01 - 12 October 2016)

Beech Construction refurbish six Man Met student halls buildings in 8 weeks

Beech Construction has completely refurbished the interior of six student halls of residence buildings in just eight weeks.

Eco Warriors at Kings Road Primary presented with talking bin by Trafford Council

Kings Road Primary school has received its talking bin prize, following an outstanding effort in the Litter Monsters competition.

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