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.
7:49am Thursday 14th August 2014
A-level students all over Bolton are getting their results today.
10:12am Thursday 14th August 2014
MORE than one million Commonwealth servicemen and women were killed during World War One.
9:47am Thursday 14th August 2014
PRIMARY schools in Bolton are tipping the scales in favour of fish when it comes to serving school dinners.
9:17am Thursday 14th August 2014
A WESTHOUGHTON school has welcomed teachers and pupils from China — and staff from the Far East may soon be teaching youngsters Mandarin.
9:56am Wednesday 13th August 2014
A TOP-performing school at the centre of a third sex allegation is keeping children safe, according to education watchdogs.
5:26pm Wednesday 13th August 2014
FOR almost two centuries Bolton has been home to the institution which became the University of Bolton in 2005.
Commercial feature: A message from The University of Bolton's vice chancellor - Building a better Bolton
5:23pm Wednesday 13th August 2014
SINCE my appointment in 2005, I have had the great privilege of leading the University of Bolton.
5:14pm Wednesday 13th August 2014
Education for working people has been the driving force of the University of Bolton since its first days as a mechanics’ institute in the 1820s.
4:54pm Wednesday 13th August 2014
THE University of Bolton is dedicated to delivering world-leading research and applying its discoveries to generating enterprise and outcomes which benefit local communities as well as the knowledge economy.
4:51pm Wednesday 13th August 2014
Partnership working and being part of the community is a major part of the University of Bolton’s success story.
4:01pm Wednesday 13th August 2014
AS The University of Bolton celebrates 190 years of history, we look at its journey from 1824 to the present day
7:32am Tuesday 12th August 2014
EXTRA maths lessons laid on by Bolton’s top school have added up for schoolchildren in Farnworth.
11:19am Monday 11th August 2014
BOLTON schoolgirl Sharon Daniel is officially a bright young thing after she walked away with the title of Child Genius 2014.
9:08am Saturday 9th August 2014
A PHOENIX is set to rise from the ashes of the old Holts Mill — as a new school revolutionises education for young people.
8:28am Saturday 9th August 2014
YOUNGSTERS from a Bolton primary school took part in a sponsored walk to raise funds for the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital.
8:26am Saturday 9th August 2014
YOUNG people at Turton and Edgworth Primary School are being served award-winning meals.
8:56am Saturday 9th August 2014
CHILDREN at Kearsley Mount Methodist Church’s holiday club took a trip to the Wild West when they dressed up as cowboys for the week.
8:30am Thursday 7th August 2014
A SCHOOL in Bolton will become one of the first in the country to launch its own childminding agency.
9:51am Tuesday 5th August 2014
SOMETHING fishy has been going on at Smithills School.