News and information for the College area of Preston, Lancashire. Part of the Fulwood district the area includes the Preston College campus.

Former deputy head teacher from Preston charged with sex offences

St John's Primary School in Baxenden Pic: Google St John’s Primary School in Baxenden Pic: Google A retired teacher has been charged following an investigation into historic sexual abuse claims at a Lancashire school. Grahame Brennand, 69, of […]

2 days ago
Fulwood Library has been sold – but who to?

Fulwood library with the 'for sale' sign Fulwood library with the ‘for sale’ sign Fulwood Library has been sold – but the new owner remains a mystery. Lancashire County Council has formally agreed terms of sale for […]

1 week ago
Cardinal Newman College could change their student timetables

Cardinal Newman College's new building Cardinal Newman College is considering ‘major changes’ to  student timetables. The sixth form college, which offers a wide range of both A-level and BTEC courses, is proposing the restructure of […]

1 month ago
Archbishop Temple School holds annual careers evening

Archbishop Temple School helped pupils to consider their future choices with their annual Careers and Options Evening on Tuesday 7 February. The evening gave pupils, along with their parents, the chance to […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Man summoned for historic sex offences at former Preston children’s home

The former Harris Children's Home Pic: Tony Worrall The former Harris Children’s Home Pic: Tony Worrall Preston Police have opened a historic sexual offences investigation into allegations of abuse and sexual offences at a children’s home. Christopher Hartley, 56, […]

1 month ago
Nearly New sale to take place in Preston

Nearly new sales have been growing in popularity Nearly new sales have been growing in popularity Baby and kids clothes and gear are being offered at discount prices at a ‘nearly new’ sale in Preston. Held by the […]

1 month ago
Preston’s College students pitch business ideas at Dragons-Den style event

Co-founders, Linda Taylor and Emma Woan from CIC with Preston’s College students Students at Preston’s College have developed and pitched business concepts to a local social enterprise at a Dragons-Den […]

2 months ago
Preston’s College sees standards fall in most recent Ofsted inspection

Entrance to Preston's College in St Vincents Road in Fulwood One of Preston’s largest education institutions is under pressure after slipping back in its most recent inspection. Preston’s College has been rated as ‘requiring improvement’ across the board by education […]

2 months ago
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