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Preston boys’ school forms eco group to help save the planet

Members of Eden Boys' School eco group at Moor Park Pupils at a Preston boys’ school have formed an eco group to raise awareness of issues affecting the planet. The Year 7 pupils at Eden Boys’ School want to help […]

2 weeks ago
Project to teach children to ‘live and let live’ is coming to Preston

Heartstone Project A project aimed at educating youngsters about prejudice, intolerance and hate crime is coming to Preston. Non-profit organisation Heartstone will implement their Heartstone Odyssey project across the city. Heartstone aims […]

3 weeks ago
Businesses asked to Give an Hour to inspire the next generation

Business people in Lancashire SMEs are being asked to ‘Give an Hour’ to help young people make career decisions and succeed in working life. Launched by The Careers and Enterprise […]

3 weeks ago
Fulwood Academy is rated ‘inadequate’ in every area in stark Ofsted report

Entrance to Fulwood Academy in Black Bull Lane Pic: Google The scale of the challenge a new headteacher at a Preston Academy faces has been laid bare. Ofsted have downgraded Fulwood Academy in Black Bull Lane to being inadequate in […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement New Fulwood Academy headteacher pledges to bring change after damning Ofsted report

Philip Grant, started at Fulwood Academy on 25 February, a day before Ofsted came in to inspect it The newly appointed headteacher of a Fulwood school placed into special measures by education inspectors has vowed to turn things round. He has issued a warning to unruly pupils, and […]

2 months ago
School roof in Fulwood left trashed by attempted lead thieves

Some of the damage caused as tiles were stripped from the roof Pic: Kennington Primary School A Fulwood school needs thousands of pounds to help repair its roof. Kennington Primary School, in Kennington Road, was targeted during the Easter holidays. Would-be thieves tried to steal lead […]

2 months ago
Schools and police join forces to tackle domestic abuse

Schools in Preston have signed up to a new scheme with Lancashire Police to help children affected by domestic abuse. Operation Encompass has been set up to provide early reporting […]

3 months ago
College students help repaint classroom at Preston disabled school

Repainting the walls inside the Acorns Three schools across Preston and Chorley have been given a spruce up thanks to students at a city college. Painting and decorating learners from Preston’s College have been learning on […]

3 months ago
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