7:18pm Friday 18th April 2014
NINE in 10 children will attend their parent’s first choice primary school.
10:42am Friday 18th April 2014
A UNION chief from Bolton has called for exam boards to review the timetabling of A-level and GCSE exams to consider the impact of Ramadan on Muslim students.
7:16pm Friday 18th April 2014
YOUNGSTERS showed off their creative skills when they made their own Easter bonnets.
5:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014
YOUNGSTERS at Tonge Moor Primary School have welcomed two new fishy friends to their class — Frankie and Benny.
1:10pm Thursday 17th April 2014
HATS off to these creative young people who will celebrate Easter in style.
9:09am Wednesday 16th April 2014
YOUNGSTERS from two primary schools have designed their own posters in a bid to tackle irresponsible dog owners.
11:21am Wednesday 16th April 2014
WHEN it comes to raising money for charity, energetic youngsters and staff at Gaskell Primary School simply skip to it.
9:37am Wednesday 16th April 2014
FRIENDS of Pikes Lane Primary School came up with a very tasty fundraising idea.
11:04am Tuesday 15th April 2014
YOUNGSTERS and teachers now have access to life-saving equipment at Egerton Primary School.
12:03pm Tuesday 15th April 2014
YOUNG archaeologists dug deep to reveal and share the secrets of the prehistoric age.
9:09am Monday 14th April 2014
UNIVERSITY students gave some hands-on tuition — when they introduced the Olympic sport of handball to local youngsters.
8:47am Monday 14th April 2014
THE 12th Bolton (Rosehill) Scout Group in Great Lever has opened a new beaver scout colony — thanks to a £4,700 windfall.
8:44am Monday 14th April 2014
YOUNG people at St James’ CE High School marked World Autism Day by finding out more about the condition through a week-long series of activities.
9:29am Monday 14th April 2014
PRIMARY school pupils in Eagley stepped out on the beat during a school musical.
8:57pm Sunday 13th April 2014
SCHOOL pupils turn detectives as they took part in a national Crime Scene Investigation event.
7:34am Saturday 12th April 2014
IT was eyes down for Easter fun at a school in Bolton.
2:14pm Friday 11th April 2014
A SPECIAL school has been ordered to pay almost £900 after a nine-year-old autistic boy lost a finger when it became trapped in a door.
11:33am Friday 11th April 2014
THE sky really is the limit for Bolton School pupils who have joined the space race.
11:18am Friday 11th April 2014
WHILE most children cannot wait to start their Easter holidays, these excited youngsters cannot wait for the break to be over so they can start at their unique multi-million pound “school in the park”.
9:31am Friday 11th April 2014
THE University of Bolton “changes people’s lives for the better”, according to a report which said the higher education institution is inspiring.
9:29am Friday 11th April 2014
SCHOOL kitchens in Bolton’s primary schools are ready and equipped to serve up free meals for infant school children.
11:28am Friday 11th April 2014
EAGLEY Infant School had an egg-cellent time when it raised £1,200 with a special Easter funfair.
9:27am Thursday 10th April 2014
CHILDREN at a Bolton school took part in a Lenten service.
9:45am Wednesday 9th April 2014
A NEW programme hosted by Bolton presenter Paddy McGuinness hits our screens on Saturday.
8:47am Wednesday 9th April 2014
A YOUNG saxophonist showcased her skills at a music competition which attracted talent from across the north of England.
10:01am Wednesday 9th April 2014
STAFF and children at St Michael’s CE Primary School held a special celebration to mark the grand opening of new facilities.
9:05am Tuesday 8th April 2014
HARPER Green School is set to hold the town’s first literacy festival.
7:36am Monday 7th April 2014
A GOVERNMENT minister met with the headteacher of one of Bolton’s top schools when she visited the region as part of her campaign to champion longer opening hours for nursery care.
8:50am Saturday 5th April 2014
SPECIAL guests joined talented young musicians on stage during a five-night series of concerts.
8:24am Saturday 5th April 2014
YOUNGSTERS held a street party fit for the Queen.
10:35am Friday 4th April 2014
THE countryside rolled into a primary school much to the delight of children.
9:57am Thursday 3rd April 2014
BOLTON’S school dinners will still be the cheapest in the country after council bosses froze prices for another year.
9:42am Thursday 3rd April 2014
THE hottest boy band in Sharples is not One Direction - but Wrong Direction.
9:16am Thursday 3rd April 2014
CHILDREN took over control of their Bolton school — and rather than running amok the clever youngsters proved they were a class act.
8:49am Thursday 3rd April 2014
A SERIES of musical concerts being held in Bolton reached its half way point last night.
5:48pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014
PARALYMPICS chief Sir Philip Craven was back in his home town — fresh from the Winter Games, where he found himself embroiled in the Crimean crisis — to give his support to an ambitious bid to transform Bolton into a centre of sporting excellence.
9:33am Wednesday 2nd April 2014
TALENTED young musicians took to the stage last night for the second instalment of a musical extravaganza.
8:31am Tuesday 1st April 2014
YOUNGSTERS put their artistic talent to the test in a bid to create a winning poster design for the Bromley Cross Summer Fair.
8:25am Tuesday 1st April 2014
TALENTED young musicians took to the stage to showcase their skills last night.
8:15am Tuesday 1st April 2014
THEY may still be at primary school, but these Farnworth children are developing into model citizens.
8:12am Tuesday 1st April 2014
INQUISITIVE individuals took to the streets to observe the lives of Boltonians as part of a pioneering social experiment which begun in the 1930s.
8:53am Tuesday 1st April 2014
ARTIST James Naughton spoke to art students about his latest exhibition.
9:57am Wednesday 26th March 2014
MORE than half of schools in Bolton are shut today as teachers in Bolton walked out in protest of Government changes to education.
10:00am Wednesday 26th March 2014
TOWN hall chiefs have said vulnerable children in Bolton are safe after a Government watchdog reported youngsters could slip through the net and put at further risk of harm.
9:00am Tuesday 25th March 2014
MORE than half of schools in Bolton will close tomorrow (WED) as teachers walk out in protest against the coalition government’s “attack” on education.
10:00am Tuesday 25th March 2014
6:00am Tuesday 25th March 2014
YOUNG historians examined relics from the Great War as they were given insight into the conflict to commemorate its 100th anniversary.
8:00am Sunday 23rd March 2014
A SCHOOL which had “serious weaknesses” has now been rated as good by inspectors — thanks to the “relentless determination” of the headteacher.
7:30am Friday 21st March 2014
YOUNG mathematicians got their teeth into a tasty “pi” to celebrate National Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics week.
7:30am Friday 21st March 2014
A STUDENT is helping tackle child poverty by joining the first Children’s Commission on Poverty.