3:45pm Thursday 31st July 2014
ESSA Academy has appointed the deputy headteacher as principal after the sudden departure of Showk Badat in December last year.
1:44pm Thursday 31st July 2014
HOW often do you leave the deli counter with too much or too little of the foods on offer?
8:51am Thursday 31st July 2014
A NEW school — opened after a campaign by parents angry over the local authority’s controversial decision to axe Atherton’s only high school — is celebrating after education watchdogs judged it was “good”.
2:39pm Wednesday 30th July 2014
A PRIMARY school building — destroyed in a mystery blaze — is set to be bulldozed this week.
9:59am Wednesday 30th July 2014
LITTLE Ashton Kendall and his school pals helped raised hundreds of pounds for research into a rare condition in memory of his father.
9:45am Wednesday 30th July 2014
YOUNG people put on the style as they celebrated their school years and looked to the future.
9:29am Wednesday 30th July 2014
“IT’S bigger than Disney, grandad is King, but grandma is not Queen because they have already got one.”
3:16pm Wednesday 30th July 2014
THE number of children representing their village school in sports tournaments has doubled — thanks to the Olympic legacy.
2:53pm Wednesday 30th July 2014
YOU can certainly count on the youngsters of Harper Green when it comes to solving maths problems.
8:17am Tuesday 29th July 2014
GREEN-fingered youngsters used flower power to win over judges at the prestigious RHS Flower Show at Tatton Park.
9:14am Tuesday 29th July 2014
PUPILS at Rivington and Blackrod High School showed kindness and compassion to their community as they delivered six hampers to residents in Horwich as part of a project to carry out “random acts of kindness”.
8:07am Tuesday 29th July 2014
THESE Blackrod Church School pupils are an example to young people everywhere after raising money to support children with Asperger’s syndrome.
12:11pm Monday 28th July 2014
MATHS teacher Lauren Reynolds is sharing her winning formula that maths equals fun with the whole of Bolton.
9:04am Monday 28th July 2014
A PENSIONER has raised nearly £1,000 for research into the condition which afflicts her grandson by working with a secondary school.
9:19am Saturday 26th July 2014
YOUNG people took part in some of the most important “lessons” of their life at Rivington and Blackrod High School.
11:31am Saturday 26th July 2014
CHILDREN got stuck into a community clean-up for a Big Bolton Tidy Up campaign.
9:49am Saturday 26th July 2014
YOUNGSTERS kicked off their summer holiday at a Bible-based fun week in Astley Bridge.
6:00am Friday 25th July 2014
A SCHOOL for disabled youngsters is being tormented by a gang of youths who vandalise the building, climb on the roof, urinate in the grounds and leave behind condoms and evidence of drug use.
11:30am Friday 25th July 2014
MOST performers can only dream of taking to the stage at the O2 in London.
10:22am Friday 25th July 2014
Pupils at Grosvenor Nursery in Kearsley surprised school secretary with a special presentation to mark her retirement after 36 years.
10:15am Friday 25th July 2014
THEY have spent their careers helping Bolton’s young people.
3:01pm Friday 25th July 2014
WATCH out Simon Cowell — these Bolton youngsters showed they really were a talented bunch at their school’s annual talent show.
9:04am Thursday 24th July 2014
YOUNG historians embarked on a poignant journey to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War One.
8:19am Thursday 24th July 2014
A MOVE by Bolton MP Yasmin Qureshi could see chess on all school timetables.
2:14pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014
A HEADMASTER at Bolton School has defended Sir Ian McKellen’s shock confession that he does not class himself as northern.
9:43am Wednesday 23rd July 2014
CHILDREN have got on board with a drive to rid dog fouling from Kearsley’s streets.
9:32am Wednesday 23rd July 2014
IT was Catherine Walker’s passion to help children develop into bright young citizens that drew her to teaching — and it is the youngsters she will miss the most.
10:38am Wednesday 23rd July 2014
YOUNG and old followed the yellow brick road to St Stephen’s CE Primary School, Kearsley, to enjoy a wiz of a play.
12:00pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014
THEm 129-year-old former Clarendon Primary School building in Great Lever will be demolished after it was wrecked by a huge fire.
12:59pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014
CREATIVE youngsters had a wild time recreating the wonderful world of animals.
12:50pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014
A UNIVERSITY of Bolton photography lecturer has found himself in the frame.
9:44am Tuesday 22nd July 2014
YOUNGSTERS at a Bolton school pulled out all the stops to offer a fitting tribute to the centenary commemorations of World War One.
9:58am Monday 21st July 2014
YOUNG musicians staged their own version of the popular open air concert Proms in the Park — in their school playground.
9:55am Monday 21st July 2014
HUNDREDS of disabled students could be prevented from studying for a degree if changes to benefits go ahead, university bosses have warned.
9:18am Saturday 19th July 2014
EDUCATION watchdogs have carried out two inspections at a Bolton school at the centre of a sex allegation.
9:06am Saturday 19th July 2014
A NEWSAGENT has been granted an alcohol licence — despite local schools and neighbours claim it will lead to alcohol-related crime.
8:56am Saturday 19th July 2014
BRIGHT young thing Sharon Daniel may be one of the country’s cleverest children — but she can hardly contain her excitement at being on TV when she competes for the title Child Genius 2014.
9:26am Saturday 19th July 2014
PUPILS at Sharples primary school managed to get their own back on a teacher — by sponging him in the face.
1:42pm Friday 18th July 2014
YOUNG gardeners from a Bolton school are experiencing the sweet smell of success after being chosen to exhibit at the prestigious RHS Flower Show at Tatton Park.
9:43am Friday 18th July 2014
IT is not just Germany celebrating World Cup glory — the cooks at Rivington and Blackrod School are too.
6:00am Thursday 17th July 2014
A SCHOOL has “banned the band” — because the loom band craze sweeping the playgrounds could put animals in its “city farm” at risk.
3:08pm Thursday 17th July 2014
THERE were glum faces all round when devastated tots discovered their metal scarecrow had been stolen from their playground.
3:04pm Thursday 17th July 2014
A CANNABIS dealer who sold drugs to Bolton University students has been jailed for nine months.
9:13am Thursday 17th July 2014
A NURSERY owner is preparing for a double celebration after she achieved a distinction in a masters degree course - 25 years after setting up her early years business.
9:10am Thursday 17th July 2014
A FORMER teacher whose life was saved by a double organ transplant visited his old school to urge students to Sign Up To Save Lives.
2:54pm Thursday 17th July 2014
YOUNG cyclists whizzed round the track at Bolton Arena to celebrate the Tour de France.
11:08am Wednesday 16th July 2014
BOLTON College proved to be a class act at an awards ceremony hosted by comedian Dara O'Briain.
9:52am Wednesday 16th July 2014
YOUNG bookworm Hamza Ahmed put pen to paper to inspire others to read.
9:47am Wednesday 16th July 2014
TRES bon! That’s Alex Gao and Matthew Cavaliere from Bolton School, who tasted sweet success at the French Spelling Bee finals.
11:54am Wednesday 16th July 2014
YOUNG fashionistas showed they had all the right moves when they took to the catwalk.