5:15pm Friday 7th March 2014
STORYBOOK characters stepped of the pages and into Bolton’s schools.
9:35am Friday 7th March 2014
A TEENAGER has gone from stacking shelves to treading the boards thanks to a sponsorship grant from Wilkinson’s.
4:37pm Thursday 6th March 2014
THE headteacher of one of Bolton’s top performing schools is to retire.
12:48pm Thursday 6th March 2014
THERE is "no alternative" but to close Bolton Sixth Form’s Farnworth campus, says the MP who campaigned for it to be built.
12:10pm Thursday 6th March 2014
FROM Where’s Wally to Oompa Loompas, children at St Peter’s Smithills Dean CofE School were full of ideas when they celebrated World Book Day.
5:21pm Wednesday 5th March 2014
SHE was the first female to graduate from the male dominated world of computer games design at the University of Bolton - and to the envy of gamers everywhere worked on one of the biggest video games of all time — Grand Theft Auto V.
9:58am Wednesday 5th March 2014
STUDENTS at Bolton Sixth Form College are inspired to enjoy learning and achieve high standards, according to school inspectors.
9:29am Wednesday 5th March 2014
BUDDING entrepreneurs stepped inside the “Dragons’ Den” to be inspired by Apprentice star Adam Corbally.
9:21am Wednesday 5th March 2014
STUNNING artwork from 48 junior boys at Bolton School is being displayed in The Market Place in Bolton town centre.
6:00am Wednesday 5th March 2014
A MULTI-million pound college campus is to shut after just six years with the loss of up to 35 jobs.
1:33pm Tuesday 4th March 2014
NEARLY 400 children failed to get in to their first choice school — but the number of young people being offered their top choice has gone up.
11:20am Tuesday 4th March 2014
YOUNG people in Bolton are connecting with their peers across the world in an education project which is helping children develop into global citizens.
2:10pm Tuesday 4th March 2014
A WESTHOUGHTON primary school held a tea party for the lucky winners of an art competition.
1:22pm Thursday 27th February 2014
THOSE who remember potato or pea picking camps are invited to relive more memories at a reunion of Bolton County Grammar School.
1:30pm Wednesday 26th February 2014
STUDENTS proved they are a class act both in and out of college.
12:13pm Wednesday 26th February 2014
THE grounds at a Westhoughton primary school have been transformed into a fun outdoor play area.
9:47am Wednesday 26th February 2014
BOLTON School old boy Giles Lever will soon be “our man in Hanoi” as he prepares to become the British ambassador to Vietnam.
9:17am Tuesday 25th February 2014
YOUNG sportsman Jamie Farnworth was all smiles when he announced his school’s football team was placed fourth in the local league — its best ever position.
9:42am Tuesday 25th February 2014
YOUNG apprentices stepped into the dragons’ den to mark their school’s enterprise week.
8:48am Monday 24th February 2014
THE man behind the villains which have turned Doctor Who’s world upside down will be in Bolton tomorrow.
8:40am Monday 24th February 2014
YOUNG time-travellers stepped back to the era of knights and castles to experience life in mediaeval England.
11:43am Monday 24th February 2014
PUPILS at Sharples School lent a hand to a Bolton charity’s annual homelessness scheme last week.
Bolton scientists closer to commercial launch of 'smart' material that could revolutions phone and laptop charging
6:00am Saturday 22nd February 2014
SCIENTISTS are one step closer to the commercial launch of a revolutionary “smart material” which harnesses nature’s energy so laptops and phones can be charged on the go.
11:09am Friday 21st February 2014
A PROJECT to inspire girls to consider a career in engineering has been hailed a success by museum bosses.
12:12pm Thursday 20th February 2014
A LISTED church will once again be at the heart of the community to pass on important teachings.
11:03am Thursday 20th February 2014
THE University of Bolton has extended its international reach by joining forces with one of the largest and fastest growing private education institutions in Malaysia.
9:58am Wednesday 19th February 2014
THESE three lucky girls are enjoying a half-term full of adventure and excitement as they enjoy a taste of the Orient.
9:48am Wednesday 19th February 2014
PRIMARY schools have been given a boost of life-saving equipment thanks to a generous donation from a Bolton charity.
9:12am Tuesday 18th February 2014
THE University of Bolton has teamed up with a world leading research centre in America to launch what they hope will be one of the most environmentally friendly cars of the future.
8:32am Tuesday 18th February 2014
MASTERCHEFS — that’s Alicia Bramwell and Abbie Davies.
8:29am Tuesday 18th February 2014
YOUNG people at Kearsley Academy are aware of the dangers of the online world, but they also realise what a great resource it is.
7:59am Monday 17th February 2014
TWO “villages” for up to 1,000 students could be developed in the town centre, The Bolton News can reveal.
11:53am Monday 17th February 2014
THE highs and lows of the “beautiful game” are being captured in powerful, captivating images by three photography students.
10:42am Monday 17th February 2014
YOUNGSTERS at Markland Hill Primary School now have access to life-saving equipment thanks to their fundraising efforts.
10:05am Saturday 15th February 2014
FOR most parents, the idea of their little angels learning the drums would be their worst nightmare.
11:26am Friday 14th February 2014
THE borough’s first academy school has received a “good” mark from the government’s education watchdog.
11:08am Friday 14th February 2014
VISITORS to Bolton Sixth Form College should not be alarmed if they are stopped and quizzed by inquisitive students — for they will probably be members of the Sherlock Appreciation Society.
10:00am Friday 14th February 2014
YOUNG boys are engaging their brain to master the Chinese language of Mandarin.
9:58am Friday 14th February 2014
TEENAGERS will cook up a feast for diners at a picturesque farm venue.
9:47am Friday 14th February 2014
YOUNGSTERS were given a helping hand by supermarket workers to build a sandpit and picnic area at their school.
9:37am Friday 14th February 2014
CLEVER young things at Masefield Primary School were crowned the champions in a popular annual quiz.
1:18pm Wednesday 12th February 2014
YOUNG people marked Safer Internet Day by educating their parents.
9:39am Wednesday 12th February 2014
A SPECIAL school in Horwich is set to expand and take on 16 more pupils, after plans were given the go-ahead by Bolton councillors.
9:37am Wednesday 12th February 2014
TWO young parents have bagged jobs after taking part in a partnership between Bury College and a Bolton nursery.
What makes you happy? Complete this survey inspired by the infamous 1938 mass observation project...
6:00am Tuesday 11th February 2014
WE want to know what makes you happy.
11:06am Tuesday 11th February 2014
BOOKWORMS flocked to Bolton central library to take part in a treasure hunt with a literary theme to celebrate National Libraries Day.
9:54am Tuesday 11th February 2014
STRIKING academics have warned they could be forced to boycott marking in their fight for “fair pay”.
8:43am Tuesday 11th February 2014
IT is seeing the children smile as they enter school which makes Ned Solanki’s role as chairman of governors at SS Simon and Jude’s CE Primary so rewarding.
1:32pm Monday 10th February 2014
SCHOOLS in Bolton could be forced to shut or partially close next month as teachers stage a mass walkout.
9:28am Monday 10th February 2014
STAFF and pupils at St Peter’s CE Primary are celebrating after picking up three awards for their work over the last year.