6:12pm Monday 1st September 2014
A SHARPLES School teacher charged with terrorism offences will appear back in court next week.
2:28pm Monday 1st September 2014
BOLTON School’s iconic buildings will once again take centre stage in BBC One’s hit romantic drama Last Tango in Halifax.
10:55am Monday 1st September 2014
A COLLEGE has decided to no longer take students on for AS-levels at its Leigh campus — but did not tell students until they tried to enrol.
10:49am Monday 1st September 2014
BOLTON College has received a £300,000 cash boost from the European Social Fund (ESF) for training and skills improvement for local employers.
9:13am Saturday 30th August 2014
PRIMARY school children have proved themselves to be a class act when it comes to mastering the three Rs, new figures out show.
8:25am Friday 29th August 2014
TALENTED musician Natasha Lomas gave the performance of a her life — and was rewarded with a scholarship at the prestigious Royal Northern College of Music.
9:46am Friday 29th August 2014
BRIGHT young things at St Bede’s Academy are determined to get ahead.
8:46am Friday 29th August 2014
A STUDENT from Little Lever will “walk with the animals” after landing a part-time job following a period of work experience.
7:00am Thursday 28th August 2014
BOLTON School was transformed into Hogwarts for a Harry Potter-themed wedding reception on a reality TV show.
10:00am Thursday 28th August 2014
HUNDREDS of hard-up families have been claiming free packed lunches every day from the town’s first food bank for youngsters.
8:00am Thursday 28th August 2014
THE numbers of school children from poor backgrounds making the grade has risen — putting Bolton in the top 50 authorities in the country for the achievements of its disadvantaged pupils.
8:55am Wednesday 27th August 2014
THE staff at Bolton School nursery got all fired up for a monster challenge to raise more than £1,300 for charity.
8:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014
THE principal of a new all boys’ school — set to open next month — has said plans are in place to limit any disruption to the local community amid concern from some residents.
8:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014
STRAIGHT A student Peter Roberts was congratulated by a former national sports captain — who also happened to be his brother.
7:48am Thursday 21st August 2014
Thousands of students all over Bolton are getting their GCSE results today.
4:15pm Thursday 21st August 2014
ONE of Bolton’s outstanding schools is set to take over a struggling primary school in Radcliffe.
8:09am Thursday 21st August 2014
A HIGH school teacher is aiming to become the UK’s number one teacher of 3D printing — for the second year running.
4:38pm Thursday 21st August 2014
EVER fancied learning some circus skills?
8:14am Thursday 21st August 2014
YOUNGSTERS got a taste of life in secondary school when Rivington and Blackrod High opened its doors to its new year sevens.
12:18pm Wednesday 20th August 2014
KEEN gardener Lynn Clarkson is blooming after being hailed as one of the top school gardeners in the country.
11:31am Wednesday 20th August 2014
THOUSANDS of youngsters in Bolton will get free school meals from September — with parents set to save £3.5 million.
10:54am Wednesday 20th August 2014
YOUNGSTERS strutted their stuff in a “Back to School” fashion show to boost cash for a children’s charity.
8:25am Tuesday 19th August 2014
A PATCH of town centre wasteland could be transformed into a 140-bed student accommodation block.
8:23am Tuesday 19th August 2014
A PRIMARY school which “epitomises the Paralympic spirit” has been given £30,000 to develop outdoor sports facilities.
11:59am Tuesday 19th August 2014
YOUNG writers were inspired to reach their writing goals in a special day which teamed sport with literacy.
11:56am Tuesday 19th August 2014
NURSING, hairdressing, dentistry and dog grooming were among the occupations on offer at an Atherton school - to give pupils a taste of working life.
11:49am Tuesday 19th August 2014
A BOLTON school is honouring the sacrifices made by soldiers in World War One by putting up a flagpole and planting poppies.
3:42pm Monday 18th August 2014
TEENAGER Hana Barzinji wants to repay the UK as a doctor — after fleeing her wartorn homeland at the age of four.
9:45am Saturday 16th August 2014
NO security, dirty water and surrounded by life- threatening disease.
9:38am Saturday 16th August 2014
AN organisation which is trying to tackle youth unemployment by helping young people achieve their career ambitions, has been rebranded to reflect its “energy and vitality” as it looks to the future.
9:34am Saturday 16th August 2014
MOJO Trust matches young people with apprenticeships in a variety of fields - and apprentices who are on the path to achieving their career ambitions include Louise Ashton, aged 19, from Westhoughton.
12:30pm Saturday 16th August 2014
THE bright young things at St Peter’s and Paul’s RC Primary School ended their primary school years on a high note.
11:30am Friday 15th August 2014
AFTER leaving school with no qualifications, unable to read or write, Damon Bachegalup went back into education in a bid to change his life.
11:00am Friday 15th August 2014
BOLTON’S bright young things have celebrated another record breaking A-level year.
10:48am Friday 15th August 2014
BOLTON Sixth Form students celebrate a top set of results which bosses believe will put it in the top 10 per cent of schools and colleges nationally in terms of value added performance.
10:05am Friday 15th August 2014
EIGHTEEN-year-old Shanice Black is off to the University of Bolton with her trusted friend, guide dog Claud, after achieving top grades in her health and social care course at Bolton Sixth Form College.
10:04am Friday 15th August 2014
TWINS Aria and Alia Khan are looking forward to enjoying the rest of the summer knowing they are off to Manchester University to read law.
10:00am Friday 15th August 2014
A PLACE at the world’s top universities awaits Turton students Daniel Currie and Robyn Hamer.
9:59am Friday 15th August 2014
TURTON School smashed all previous records with its best ever A-level results.
9:58am Friday 15th August 2014
IT was double the success for Turton School twins Charlotte and Aimee Bowler.
9:56am Friday 15th August 2014
THE third and largest ever group of students from Bolton St Catherine’s Sixth Form received their A-level results.
9:54am Friday 15th August 2014
Record numbers of students are heading to university this year, it has been revealed, as new figures showed that the A-level pass-rate has fallen for the first time in more than 30 years.
9:52am Friday 15th August 2014
THE borough’s education boss has congratulated this year’s students for their hard work over the past two years.
9:51am Friday 15th August 2014
EIGHTEEN-year-old Noel Wadzie was delighted with his results of Distinction Plus in his Business BTec Diploma and Distinction Plus in his Sport BTec Subsidiary Diploma.
9:49am Friday 15th August 2014
A TRIO of Bolton School girls have achieved a scholarship recognising their outstanding academic talent.
9:47am Friday 15th August 2014
STUDENTS at Bolton’s top performing school celebrated outstanding results.
9:46am Friday 15th August 2014
BOLTON School students Teddy Pender and Ellena Owen balanced their academic studies with their love of sport Teddy, aged 19, is off to Bates College, in the US — his brother is studying at Harvard — to pursue his love of swimming.
9:44am Friday 15th August 2014
HIGH-flying student Josh Knowles is off to study aerospace engineering at Manchester University after gaining four straight As.
9:41am Friday 15th August 2014
Rising numbers of poor students are winning places at university, new figures show.
2:24pm Friday 15th August 2014
PUPILS at Ladywood School will now be driven to activities in style, thanks to the generosity of community members who helped to raise funds to pay for a new minibus.