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Lancashire County Council reach decision on halal meat in schools

Any chicken will need to be stunned halal Any chicken will need to be stunned halal Schools in Preston and Lancashire which use halal meat must now ensure it is stunned halal. County councillors met on Thursday (18 […]

16 hours ago
Penwortham Priory Academy gets new state-of-the-art IT building

Pupils outside the new Hex building An academy in Preston has opened its new IT and computer science building. Named The Hex the £1.4million centre was opened by Dr Claire […]

2 weeks ago
Delivery driver died following Ribbleton school crash

Police at the primary school in Ribbleton Pic: Stephen Melling Police at the primary school in Ribbleton Pic: Stephen Melling Police have remained at a Preston primary school throughout Tuesday following the death of a man. The delivery driver died […]

1 month ago
Decision on halal meat in schools is delayed

Stunned or non-stunned? There's a question around what type of halal meat should be provided in schools Pic: crosathorian Stunned or non-stunned? The decision around what type of halal meat should be provided in schools has been delayed Pic: crosathorian A decision on whether to provide only stunned halal […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement South Ribble students journey to Belgium to honour war heroes

Poppy and cross memorial The students laid a wreath at the grave of Corporal John McNamara VC A group of South Ribble students have journeyed to Belgium’s battlefields to honour local World War I soldiers. […]

2 months ago
Preston boxer helps bring anti-bullying sessions to schools

Stuart Maddox is helping bring anti-bullying sessions to schools A boxer has teamed up with campaigners Safety Guide to help promote anti-bullying throughout schools in the city. Stuart Maddox, from […]

3 months ago
Spot yourself at the Lancashire Science Festival 2018

Glorious sunshine shone down on this year’s Lancashire Science Festival. Around 13,000 people flocked to the University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) free annual event to engage with shows, workshops, exhibits […]

4 months ago
This Preston school has been awarded Primary School of the Year

Eldon Primary School at the Tes Schools Awards. Pic credit: Tes Schools Awards A Preston primary school has scooped a prestigious national award. Eldon Primary School has won the Primary […]

4 months ago
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