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Lancashire school applications Autumn 2015: How do I apply for a school place in Preston?

Applications for primary and secondary schools across Preston have opened. Lancashire County Council has made places for Autumn 2015 available to apply for via its website. The closing date for […]

7 years ago
Broughton school’s hockey pitch back on planning agenda

Broughton College's proposed pitch layout Broughton residents are preparing to do battle with a local school once again over a new sports pitch. The hockey pitch proposed by Broughton business and enterprise college was deferred […]

7 years ago
School children given free Preston North End tickets for good attendance

deepdale Preston North End have given out 3,000 pairs of match day tickets to local schools. Nearly 100 schools entered the Full House competition run by North End and Lancashire County […]

7 years ago
Inadequate Deepdale school to be closed and new larger primary school to be created

Deepdale Infant School is to be expanded to take in pupils from the failing Junior School A Preston school judged as inadequate by teaching inspectors is to be closed. Deepdale Junior School on St Stephen’s Road, Deepdale, is to be shut by Lancashire County Council after […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Broughton residents win reprieve as college’s hockey pitch plan is stalled

Broughton College's proposed pitch layout A Preston school faces losing funding for its new hockey pitch after a decision on its application was deferred for four weeks by councillors. Broughton Business and Enterprise College applied […]

7 years ago
Broughton college’s outdoor hockey pitch and floodlights plan set for approval

Broughton College's proposed pitch layout A new outdoor hockey pitch with floodlights in Broughton looks set to be given the go ahead. Planning officers at Preston City Council have recommended the proposal by Broughton Business […]

7 years ago
Fulwood primary school to run after school club in temporary classroom

Pupils from Longsands attending after school club will be in a temporary classroom Part of a Preston school playground is to have a temporary classroom built on it. Longsands Community Primary School in Fulwood has submitted plans to create the additional teaching space. […]

7 years ago
Fulwood school submits plans for new all-weather sports pitch

A spectators area is included in the plans A new sports pitch could be built at a Fulwood school. Highfield Priority school and nursey has lodged plans to create a multi-use games area, with an artificial pitch allowing […]

7 years ago
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