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Fire and explosion demonstrations to be staged at university

The Bolton News:

2:57pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

THE University of Bolton will be playing an explosive role in this year’s Manchester Science Festival.

Football author visits Tonge Moor Primary School

The Bolton News:

4:26pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

YOUNG bookworms teamed up with football author Tom Palmer.

Children's World War One poppies bloom

The Bolton News:

8:09am Tuesday 30th September 2014

YOUNG people are reaping the rewards of the seeds they have sown.

Suspended headteacher gets his life back after criminal admits stealing his identity

The Bolton News:

9:03am Monday 29th September 2014

A HEADTEACHER is back at “the school he loves” — following a nightmare year in which a criminal stole his identity and bombarded an unsuspecting woman with texts, pictures and emails.

Students flock to see Geordie Shore star Holly Hagan

The Bolton News:

9:37am Monday 29th September 2014

HUNDREDS of college and university students flocked to a shopping centre for a new “student night”.

Spotted in Bolton: Woman sitting on Natwest cash machine

The Bolton News:

4:47pm Monday 29th September 2014

WHAT'S going on here then?

Plans for £10 million new boys' school approved

The Bolton News:

8:24am Friday 26th September 2014

A £10 million all boys school has been approved.

Apprentice star Adam Corbally helps get Bolton's jobless back into work

The Bolton News:

1:25pm Friday 26th September 2014

APPRENTICE star Adam Corbally was in town to help the town’s jobless back in work and inspire the next generation to “make it happen”.

Clint Boon visits Bolton Sixth Form

The Bolton News:

1:03pm Friday 26th September 2014

INSPIRAL Carpets star Clint Boon went back to college to inspire the next generation desperate to break into the music industry.

VIDEO: New Nevada rink inspires next generation of skaters

The Bolton News:

11:30am Thursday 25th September 2014

THE legendary Navada roller skating rink is inspiring the next generation to get their skates on.

Harper Green School friends reunite after 50 years

The Bolton News:

1:45pm Thursday 25th September 2014

FORMER high school classmates met each other for the first time in half a century.

Questions as report reveals school sponsor paid £750,000 to 'parent company'

The Bolton News:

9:02am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

MORE than three quarters of a million pounds was paid by the sponsor of two Bolton academies to a “parent company”, a report has revealed.

Children debate whether homework should be banned

The Bolton News:

11:38am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

IT’S an issue which ignites fierce debate, divides public opinion and this week the contentious topic of whether homework should be banned was argued by young people who gathered for a special sitting of “parliament”.

Bolton schoolgirl wins IMechE scholarship

The Bolton News:

11:32am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

BOLTON School old girl Tejal Shanbhag has been awarded a scholarship from the Institute of Mechanical Engineers.

'School is struggling to supervise my daughter's diabetes'

The Bolton News:

12:22pm Monday 22nd September 2014

THE worried mum of a six-year-old girl with diabetes is calling for more steps to be taken to help school staff cope with her daughter’s medical needs.

Town hall chiefs draw up 'action plan' after inspectors say child protection needs improvement

The Bolton News: Soaring number of child in protection

12:09pm Monday 22nd September 2014

AN action plan has been drawn up to improve the care given to Bolton’s most vulnerable youngsters — after a critical report found they may “slip through the net” and be put at risk.

Oar inspiring: Olympic gold medallist visits Bolton School

The Bolton News:

11:17am Monday 22nd September 2014

OLYMPIC gold medallist Helen Glover set a course for Bolton to inspire the next generation of sportswomen.

Farnworth school opens nursery for three-year-olds

The Bolton News:

9:33am Monday 22nd September 2014

A PRIMARY school has branched out to ensure all its pupils reach great heights.

'Pupils should learn an instrument to help improve their maths and English'

The Bolton News:

7:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

THE state of music education in England’s schools has come under fire from classical musician James Rhodes in the two- part television series Don’t Stop The Music, which bemoans the lack of resources invested in the subject.

1,500 more high school places needed in Bolton by 2024

The Bolton News:

12:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

THE number of Bolton children will exceed the secondary school places available for them in just four years’ time, it has been revealed.

Teacher suspended over alleged comment about Muslim student's headscarf

The Bolton News:

6:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

A TEACHER has been suspended after she allegedly made a comment about a Muslim student’s headscarf.

In pictures: Kids dress up for Roald Dahl's birthday

The Bolton News:

11:23am Saturday 13th September 2014

YOUNG fans of children’s author Roald Dahl had a delightfully scrumdiddlyumptious day as they celebrated his birthday — and the 50th anniversary of the much-loved Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

No music teaching crisis in Bolton, says chief

The Bolton News:

11:10am Saturday 13th September 2014

A TELEVISION programme about the state of musical education in Britain does not represent the picture in Bolton, the head of the town’s music services has said.

Nerves and excitement as children all over Bolton start at 'big school'

The Bolton News:

3:22pm Friday 12th September 2014

HUNDREDS of young people across Bolton are completing their first full week at “big school”.

Ladybridge expert named top 3D printing teacher for second year running

The Bolton News:

10:05am Friday 12th September 2014

PHILIP Cotton proved himself to be a model teacher for the second year running — retaining his title at the UK’s number one teacher of 3D printing.

Daubhill primary school studies history of world in one day

The Bolton News:

12:57pm Friday 12th September 2014

THE history of the world was explored in just one day by youngsters who stepped back in time to the Big Bang.

Tributes to popular former Horwich teacher, author and historian

The Bolton News:

9:13am Wednesday 10th September 2014

THE funeral of a former Bolton teacher, historian and author who featured on BBC's Countryfile programme will take place tomorrow.

'Reading changed my life'

The Bolton News:

8:58am Tuesday 9th September 2014

WHEN Nick Pope enrolled at Bolton College to improve his literacy he never imagined reading would completely transform his life.

Morris Green school becomes first in country to apply to become childminding agency

The Bolton News:

9:33am Monday 8th September 2014

AN “outstanding” school in Bolton has become the first in the country to register to launch its own childminding agency.

It will be difficult to compare GCSE results year-on-year, warns headteacher

The Bolton News:

9:02am Monday 8th September 2014

IT will be difficult to compare exam results year-on-year because of planned changes to GCSEs, the headteacher of Bolton’s top performing school has warned.

Paintings by Old Rivingtonians' make up new calendar

The Bolton News:

8:43am Monday 8th September 2014

WHILE many calendars feature pictures of people in a state of undress, the Old Rivs have decided to keep their clothes on for their 2015 offering.

Brave terminal cancer mum's joy as she lives to see son start school

The Bolton News:

12:03pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

SEEING your child off to school is a happy time for every parent.

Quads are all smiles on first day at school

The Bolton News:

10:53am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

BOLTON’S record-breaking quads were all smiles for their first day at school.

Quads ready for first day at school

The Bolton News:

3:02pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

HUNDREDS of children across Bolton were today experiencing their first day at school — but for one family the occasion was four times as special.

First day at the ‘big school’ is child’s play

The Bolton News:

3:34pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

TODAY will be a daunting experience for many children as they start secondary school.

Sharples teacher on terrorism charge back in court next week

The Bolton News:

6:12pm Monday 1st September 2014

A SHARPLES School teacher charged with terrorism offences will appear back in court next week.

Last Tango in Halifax filming at Bolton School again

The Bolton News:

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.

College axes AS-level courses at last minute

The Bolton News:

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.

Bolton College gets £300,000 from Europe to improve training for business

The Bolton News: Bolton College

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.

Record-breaking results for Bolton kids doing 'three Rs'

The Bolton News: Kings Langley residents invited to school's open day

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.

Lostock clarinet musician wins place at Royal Northern College of Music

The Bolton News:

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.

Determined St Bede's Academy kids go to extra summer lessons

The Bolton News:

9:46am Friday 29th August 2014

BRIGHT young things at St Bede’s Academy are determined to get ahead.

Aspiring Little Lever vet delighted with animal job she landed after work experience

The Bolton News:

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.

Bolton School transformed into Hogwarts for TV wedding

The Bolton News:

7:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

BOLTON School was transformed into Hogwarts for a Harry Potter-themed wedding reception on a reality TV show.

600 Bolton kids per day get free lunch from town's first food bank for youngsters

The Bolton News:

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.

Poorer children are making the grade in Bolton

The Bolton News: Cllr Kevin McKeon

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.

Bolton School nursery staff do Dragon Boat challenge

The Bolton News:

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.

New faith school sparks traffic fears

The Bolton News:

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.

Straight A GCSE student congratulation by a national sports champion

The Bolton News:

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.

GCSE results day

The Bolton News:

7:48am Thursday 21st August 2014

Thousands of students all over Bolton are getting their GCSE results today.

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