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Computer whizz kids learn how to stay safe online

The Bolton News: E-SAFETY: Naome Robinson, aged 11, and Patrick Nowell, aged 10, at Kearsley West Primary School after their ICT Cyber Bullying lessons.

4:23pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

COMPUTER whizz kids know to put safety first when they go online.

Standards rising at school classed as inadequate by education watchdog

The Bolton News: Standards rising at school classed as inadequate by education watchdog

12:46pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

STANDARDS are on the up at a school which was found to be "failing to give its pupils an acceptable standard of education".

Bolton News columnist Angela Kelly grilled by aspiring journalists at Tonge Moor Primary School

The Bolton News: NEWSPAPERS :Young journalists at Tonge Moor Primary School. From left, Neyla Mwajuma, Bogden Drenga, Charlie Kendall, Chloe Craven, Angela Kelly, Ayden Ward, Damian Thomasson and Millie Wright.

8:45am Tuesday 31st March 2015

WHEN it comes to finding out what the media is all about year five at Tonge Moor Primary School is more than a match for the average experienced journalist, writes Bolton News columnist Angela Kelly.

Protestors demonstrate against the sacking of University of Bolton colleagues

The Bolton News: PROTEST: Demonstrators outside the University of Bolton

12:36pm Monday 30th March 2015

A PROTEST was staged outside the University of Bolton in anger at the sackings of two members of staff.

Pupils stage three-day art exhibition open to teachers and pupils from nearby schools

The Bolton News: ART EXHIBITION: Imani-Hanan Khan, aged seven, at the exhibition

12:04pm Monday 30th March 2015

IT is not unusual for youngsters artwork to be displayed on their classroom wall — or on the fridge at home.

Bolton College's new campus is inspiration for new education facility in Romania

The Bolton News: FACT FINDING: Bolton College hold event to welcome members FAST Charity.L/R;George Kondra, Ion Mezei,Sharon Mariott, Director of Adult and Higher Education, Dave French,Lecturer, Andrei Brumar, Daniel Hristea, FAST President,Nicu Hagiu, Avram Marsavela.

9:49am Monday 30th March 2015

BOLTON College's modern campus is proving to be the inspiration for a new further education college in Romania.

Students hit the airwaves to produce radio advert

The Bolton News: From left to right - Harper Green School pupils Kian Sinker, Molly Daves, Ellis Lynch, Jordan Carroll

12:21pm Sunday 29th March 2015

STUDENTS from Farnworth hit the airwaves to record a radio advert.

Science proves to be a piece of cake

The Bolton News: CAKE:Ellie Sutton aged 12 with her Science cake.

11:50am Friday 27th March 2015

A SCIENCE experiment proved to be a piece of cake — quite literally.

Pupils skip school for charity

The Bolton News: JUMP: Esme Unsworth aged nine enjoys a skipping day at St Andrews CofE Primary School, Over Hulton

2:52pm Thursday 26th March 2015

PUPILS at St Andrews in Over Hulton were given permission to skip school — in aid of two worthwhile causes.

University of Bolton £40m student village plan — special investigation

The Bolton News: COURTYARD: How the new student village could look

6:02am Wednesday 25th March 2015

CONTROVERSIAL plans to build a £40 million student village right next to the historic Le Mans Crescent have been met with widespread opposition from campaigners, councillors and the town's civic trust.

Youngsters "pitch" in for business event

7:05pm Wednesday 25th March 2015

YOUNG entrepreneurs from Bolton and the surrounding area went head to head in a Dragon’s Den style event organised by the charity Young Enterprise.

Maths and English Column

3:04pm Monday 23rd March 2015

WHAT do you call a bread roll? Is it a barm cake, a bap, a cob or a bun? What about a flour cake or oven bottom?

Bolton College's nursery rated as inadequate by Ofsted

The Bolton News: Bolton College

6:02am Friday 20th March 2015

PARENTS have rallied to the defence of Bolton College's nursery — after the government's education watchdog found it was inadequate.

University chief appointed as deputy to Lord Lieutenant — the Queen's representative in Greater Manchester

The Bolton News: Professor George Holmes, Vice Chancellor of The University of Bolton. (12620905)

8:25am Wednesday 18th March 2015

PROFESSOR George Holmes — Vice Chancellor of the University of Bolton — has been appointed as a deputy to the man who represents the Queen in Greater Manchester.

Poppy dedication to 81 Old Boltonians who died in First World War

The Bolton News: IN REMEMBRANCE: School Captain Paul Greenhalgh

4:29pm Tuesday 17th March 2015

A MOVING tribute to the 81 Old Boys of Bolton School who lost their lives in World War One.

In pictures: Day one of Music Centre Presents at Victoria Hall

The Bolton News: CONCERT: Lydia Brown, aged eight, performs with Ladybridge & Turton Junior String Ensemble at Bolton Music Centre Presents

3:50pm Tuesday 17th March 2015

THE first of five concerts to showcase the musical talents of youngsters from across Bolton was held on Monday evening.

Pictured: Vernon Kay's Comic Relief bungee challenge

The Bolton News: BUNGEE: Vernon Kay and his American football team mates took part in challenges to support Flying Start — British Airways’ global charity partnership with Comic Relief

2:48pm Tuesday 17th March 2015

JUGGLING his new television programme, family life and fundraising, Bolton presenter Vernon Kay is as busy as ever.

Disgusted youngsters form their own litter picking squad to clean up area around school

The Bolton News: LITTER PICK: From left, Finlay Cooke aged six and Lincoln Morgan aged six pupils at SS Osmunds and Andrew's  RC School who took part in a litter pick.

11:35am Tuesday 17th March 2015

YOUNGSTERS in Breightmet were so disgusted by the amount of litter outside their school that they asked teachers if they could take action.

Primary school youngsters learn how to become broadband engineers

The Bolton News: CABLES: Staff at BT Openreach visited Sharples Primary School. Pictured with Openreach's Imran Patel is Joshua Green, aged 11

2:45pm Tuesday 17th March 2015

THERE were no short circuits at Sharples Primary School as pupils learned what it is like to work as an engineer.

Sharples School aims set up Bolton's first observatory — and it could be ready by summer

The Bolton News: STARGAZING:Roy Gibbins, Project Manager from the Rotary Club of Bolton le Moors, with Lukman Patel, Sharples year 10 pupil and Max Marsden Price from The Oaks in year six

2:58pm Monday 16th March 2015

ASTRONOMERS could be stargazing through Bolton's first observatory as soon as this summer.

Pupils' delight as chicks hatch at primary school

The Bolton News: EASTER PRESENT: The chicks have hatched in an incubator at Devonshire Road Primary School

1:48pm Monday 16th March 2015

THEY are the cutest new additions to Devonshire Road Primary School.

Students given exhilarating science lessons by lecturer from University of Manchester

The Bolton News: APPLIANCE OF SCIENCE: Frank Mair of Manchester University at Rivington and Blackrod School giving a Flash Bang Science Show to students.

1:25pm Monday 16th March 2015

YOUNG Einsteins enjoyed a show with a difference.

Bolton College apprentices show their drive for success in competition

The Bolton News: DRIVEN:Body and Refinishing Competition ,Paint Refinishing winner Nathan Mann aged 19.

1:10pm Monday 16th March 2015

AMBITIOUS Bolton College apprentices have shown they have the drive to succeed.

Gala concert launches school celebrations

The Bolton News: CELEBRATIONS: Gala concerts launches school celebrations

5:20pm Sunday 15th March 2015

A HUGE gala concert was held to celebrate a landmark Bolton School anniversary.

Youngsters star in film to teach other pupils about managing their pocket money

The Bolton News: STORYTELLING: Rachel Wyche 11,Jamie Marsh-Feay 10 Katie Jones 10 and  Lewis Chisholm 10 from Anderton Primary School.

10:41am Sunday 15th March 2015

CHILDREN have adopted a jackanory style to teach youngsters about to be money savvy.

Young people take part in an Apprentice-style challenge

The Bolton News: YOUNG APPRENTICES:  AO apprentice Molly Albinson(right), leading one of the sessions.

1:02pm Thursday 12th March 2015

YOUNG people proved they were up to the job when they swapped the classroom for the boardroom in a challenge based on TV show The Apprentice.

Bolton Deaf Society gets a re-brand thanks to University of Bolton students

The Bolton News: ART: Lecturer Anthony Roocroft of The University of Bolton with designed artwork for Bolton Deaf Society by graphic design students.

7:46am Wednesday 11th March 2015

GRAPHIC design students have helped to give Bolton Deaf Society a re-brand.

Another free school to open in Bolton

The Bolton News: File photo dated 08/01/2015 of Prime Minister David Cameron who has set out the Tory path to full employment, promising to keep Britain the "jobs factory of Europe" by backing small business. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Sunday January 1

10:01am Tuesday 10th March 2015

ANOTHER free school is to open in Bolton.

Rivington and Blackrod Sixth Form students grill politicians

The Bolton News:

8:01pm Tuesday 10th March 2015

SIXTH form students from Bolton gave politicians a grilling on a Question Time-style debate.

Farnworth teachers - 'only the best need apply'

The Bolton News: FIRST CLASS TEACHING: Head teacher Lynne Williams with Anthony Cooke, Ben Coop, James Dunn, Rebbeca McDade and Brydie Kennedy

10:02am Tuesday 10th March 2015

A HEADTEACHER is determined that only the best will do for her school — and others in the Farnworth area.

Video: Teenagers talk about their sexuality

The Bolton News: LOVE HAS NO LIMITS: Still from the short film

11:22am Monday 9th March 2015

YOUNG citizens have created a powerful and moving short film exploring the issues faced by teenagers as they speak out about their sexuality.

New principal announced to head Bolton's newest school

The Bolton News: NEW HEAD: David Goddard

11:03am Monday 9th March 2015

A SCIENCE teacher who pioneered a mock hospital in his last job is set to head up Bolton's newest school.

Apprentice star Adam Corbally helps Bolton youngsters decide on their futures

The Bolton News: FUTURES: Natalia Slezak, aged 13, with Adam Tinsley of F1 Show Cars on the F1 stand

5:04pm Sunday 8th March 2015

APRENTICE star Adam Corbally was on hand to inspire bright youngsters at a Schools Futures fair.

In pictures: Youngsters at St Edmund's RC Primary School taught how to stay safe on scooters

The Bolton News: RACE: Youngsters at the scooter workshop

4:29pm Friday 6th March 2015

A WHEELIE good time was had by young primary school children when they enjoyed some scooter fun.

Bolton School Girls' Division pupils name three pups after raising £9,000 for Guide Dogs charity

The Bolton News: CHEQUE: Ananya Baksi (17), Sana Saleem (12), Ellie McGivern (18), Sophie Inkster (16), Andrea Salt from Guide Dogs, chemistry teacher Alison Marrs, Taylor Jones (13) and Amelia Wood (13)

11:18am Friday 6th March 2015

CARING pupils have raised more than £9,000 for the Guide Dogs charity — earning them the right to name three puppies.

Picture of Bolton teacher goes viral after she teaches youngsters about web safety

The Bolton News: VIRAL: Teacher Sammy Roocroft’s shared image

7:02am Wednesday 4th March 2015

A PHOTOGRAPH of a Bolton teacher has gone viral — after she uploaded the picture to Facebook to teach her pupils about internet safety.

Young diners enjoy a first class service at nurseries

The Bolton News: DELICIOUS: Alfie Lowe, aged two, tucks in to the new healthier meals with nursery chef, Karen Dawson, at Jelly Babies Nursery, in Little Lever.

10:03am Tuesday 3rd March 2015

YOU are never too young to start keeping fit and eating the right stuff.

Jimmy Savile inquiry head to give lecture in Bolton

The Bolton News:

5:35pm Monday 2nd March 2015

BOLTON School old girl Dame Janet Smith will be speaking at the University of Bolton later this month.

Teenager wins place at top drama school

The Bolton News: PEFORMER: Alisha Bond who has been offered a place at the Italia Conti Drama School in London pictured at her St James High School, Farnworth.

5:32pm Monday 2nd March 2015

A PLACE at the world-famous The Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts awaits talented teenager Alisha Bond.

Children hold carnival parade through Bolton Museum

The Bolton News: FUN: Kate Neale aged 3 from Worsley.

5:40pm Monday 2nd March 2015

CHILDREN held a carnival parade through Bolton Museum – wearing headdresses they had made themselves.

UPDATED: Jail for voyeur who used spy camera to film primary school children in toilet

The Bolton News:

11:34am Friday 27th February 2015

A CHILD welfare assistant who covertly filmed children in a toilet at a primary school has been jailed for seven years.

57 videos. 25 victims. Full extent of school spy camera pervert's crimes revealed

The Bolton News: Harwood Meadows Primary School

6:03am Friday 27th February 2015

A WELFARE assistant hid a secret camera in a school toilet to film young children, a court heard.

Some bright sparks tackle electricity at primary school

The Bolton News: BRIGHT: Year 6 pupil Lourdes Rodrigues Hernandez

1:13pm Friday 27th February 2015

A FUN-FILLED class at a Westhoughton primary school saw pupils discover the power of electricity.

Children's home given top marks by Ofsted

11:13am Thursday 26th February 2015

A CHILDREN'S home in Bolton has been praised for providing vulnerable young people with outstanding care and support.

Professor says theatre and hit comedy can be traced back to the Ancient World

The Bolton News: HISTORY DETECTIVES: Dr Michael Scott with Bolton School pupils Ellie Twist, aged 14  and Rafi Scott, aged 17.

7:29am Wednesday 25th February 2015

HIT comedy programmes and theatre today have their roots in the ancient world, according to a leading professor who gave a lecture in Bolton.

Budding young artists have 'brush' with success to be crowned winners of inaugural Bolton Art Circle children's competition

The Bolton News: Bolton Art Circle winners Kalsum Saddique aged 12 and Jessica Leighton aged 7.
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7:27am Wednesday 25th February 2015

TWO budding artists had a ‘brush’ with success after being named winners of Bolton Art Circle’s inaugural children’s artwork competition.

Pupils stop the clock for the day to concentrate on developing into confident young citizens

The Bolton News: INTERNET:Teacher Mark Skyes gives lesson in how to stay safe online

6:48pm Wednesday 25th February 2015

TURTON School stopped the clock for a day so young people could concentrate on their personal development to help them become bright young citizens.

Primary school gives lessons in table tennis, badminton and golf

The Bolton News: FUN RUN: Year four teacher Tom Arandale in a race with Daisy Smith, aged 8, and Charlotte Halliwell, aged 9.

6:21am Tuesday 24th February 2015

A SCHOOL is on track to prove that there is a sport for everyone.

Bolton headteacher to help raise standards in other schools

The Bolton News: CLASS ACT: Head of Mount St Joseph School Paul Roach with pupils

12:03pm Monday 23rd February 2015

THE head and staff at Mount St Joseph School have proved they are a class act after being selected to support struggling schools.

Young Masterminds brave the black chair for school competition

The Bolton News: YOUNG MASTERMIND:Lucas Faulkner, aged 11, braves the black chair to take part in Kearsley Academy's Mastermind competitionKearsley academyThe school is staging a mastermind contest based on children knowledge of their subject.Lucas Faulkner aged 11 in the

7:23am Monday 23rd February 2015

YOUNG people braved the "black chair" as they answered questions on their specialist subjects in a bid to walk off with the title of Kearsley Academy's Mastermind Challenge.

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