Latest news about schools and educational establishments in Preston and South Ribble

Preston’s coronavirus infection rate is going up again and latest on schools reopening date

A bitterly cold morning in Preston on Thursday 11 February Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s coronavirus infection rate has begun to lift week-on-week. After some solid declines the city’s infection rate, which is the ninth highest in England, has begun to go back up. […]

3 months ago
Parents and carers left in the dark after unexplained closure of Fulwood nursery

Ladyewell Nursery Pic: Google Parents and carers have been left in the dark after the unexplained closure of a Fulwood nursery. Ladyewell Nursery in Fernyhalgh Lane closed for the first Covid-19 lockdown in March […]

3 months ago
Leyland Trucks apprenticeship scheme open for applications

Local manufacturer Leyland Trucks has opened recruitment for its apprenticeship scheme, planning to take on a minimum of 17 apprentices to strengthen its team. The company, based at Croston Road […]

3 months ago
Free LGBT+ History Month online events at UCLan

The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is hosting a range of free online events in February as part of its LGBT+ History Month activities. Webinars from UCLan academics and documentary […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement South Ribble Borough Council to fund e-learning devices for home-schooled children

South Ribble Borough Council is set to spend £20,000 on e-learning tablets for disadvantaged children being home-schooled due to Covid-19. Local families have faced pressure as a result of enforced […]

3 months ago
Plans for former Sharoe Green neuro-rehabilitation centre up for debate

Former Sharoe Green neuro-rehabilitation Centre. Pic: Blog Preston Plans for the former Sharoe Green House neuro-rehabilitation centre, which was turned into a community centre in 2015, is up for debate this week. It will be discussed on Thursday 4 February […]

3 months ago
Investigation into UCLan Sports Arena car fire underway

UCLan Sports Arena from the air Pic: UCLan Sports Arena / Facebook An investigation in to a fire at The UCLan Preston Sports Arena is currently underway following a suspected arson. Firefighters were called to the scene in the early hours of […]

3 months ago
UCLan set to run free seminar to teach people about the ‘Preston Model’ of economic strategy

The UCLan campus in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall People across Preston are being invited to a free online seminar run by researchers from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) to learn about community wealth building and 21st century […]

3 months ago
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