Packaged Bank Accounts

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School applications now open

Online applications – the quick, easy and secure way to apply for school places for autumn 2016 – are now open at Lancashire County Council’s website. The closing dates are 31 October 2015 for secondary schools, and 15 January 2016 for primary, but making sure your application is in early gives you extra time in […]

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Find out more about local adult learning courses

People in Lancashire will soon have the chance to find out more about adult learning courses taking place in their area. Staff from Lancashire Adult Learning College will be at library venues during the week beginning 14 September to offer help and advice to anyone who is thinking of taking a course. Linda Carter, assistant […]

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Wellbeing project in running for top award

The Cultural Hubs programme at St Helens Library Service – which provides a programme of creative arts across St Helens 13 libraries to support local wellbeing and tackle mental and physical health issues – has been shortlisted for this year’s Libraries Change Lives award from CILIP, the Chartered Institute of Library & Information Professionals. Through […]

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Free admission and historic vehicles at Helmshore Mills Textile Museum for Heritage Open Weekend

Visitors of all ages are invited to the annual Heritage Open Weekend at Helmshore Mills Textile Museum from Friday 11 September to Sunday 13 September. The mill will be open from 12noon to 4pm on Friday and from 12noon to 5pm on Saturday and Sunday. As part of the celebrations, attractions for visitors to enjoy […]

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New rules launched to reduce agency spend in the NHS

The NHS Trust Development Authority and Monitor have today published new rules to support NHS providers to get the best quality agency staff whilst reducing their overall costs. Over the last few years, the amount of money spent on agency staffing has increased to around £3.3 billion per year. Some providers acknowledge that it is […]

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