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Leader of South Ribble Borough Council shares open letter condemning MP’s vote against free school meals

School canteen. Pic: Katrina_S Pixabay Councillor Paul Foster, Leader of South Ribble Borough council has sent an open letter to Katherine Fletcher, the MP for South Ribble. In the letter, Cllr Foster condemns MP Katherine […]

2 days ago
Preston’s College switching to full virtual teaching for a week in ‘circuit breaker’

Entrance to Preston's College in St Vincents Road in Fulwood Preston’s College has announced that all of their classes will be moving online as the coronavirus pandemic continues. The new measures will come into place from Monday, 19 October and […]

2 weeks ago
Ashbridge Independent School recognised for good Forest School practice

Ashbridge Independent School and Nursery (permission to use image in association with this press release granted by the school) Ashbridge Independent School is celebrating its success at becoming a Recognised Forest School Provider by offering children an opportunity to experience ‘good practice’ Forest School. Forest Leader and Deputy Headteacher […]

3 weeks ago
Local community invited to join in with Longsands school scarecrow trail

Scarecrow Pic: John Collins from Pixabay Longsands Community Primary School is organising a scarecrow trail and inviting the local community to take part. The Fulwood school’s Parents, Teachers and Friends Association (PTFA) is encouraging people to […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement West End comes to Penwortham as theatre and TV star Layton Williams pays a visit

Layton Williams with Penwortham Priory Academy pupils The West End came to Penwortham Priory Academy when theatre and TV star Layton Williams hosted a drama and dance workshop for pupils.  The Bad Education actor, from Bury, spent […]

3 weeks ago
Fishwick school fundraising to help make pupils’ playtime fun

Brockholes Wood Primary School Pic: Google A Fishwick primary school PTA is fundraising after Covid-19 measures and a lack of government funding meant play equipment is no longer available for all pupils. The Parent Teacher Association […]

3 weeks ago
Fulwood woman helping stressed schoolchildren with yoga and mindfulness

Sarah Smith-Sergeant Breathe Education. Pic: Breath Education Sarah Smith-Sergeant, who founded Breathe Education, a school yoga specialist is encouraging children to get involved. Sarah is urging schools across Lancashire to get involved in a range of courses […]

3 weeks ago
Sea of flowers left in tribute after death of Fulwood primary school staff member

Flowers left in tribute to Mrs McMullen [inset] Dozens of bunches of flowers have been left in tribute to a teaching assistant at a Fulwood primary school. Mrs McMullen, who worked at Fulwood and Cadley Primary School for […]

3 weeks ago
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