Skelmersdale Air Cadets presented with Youth First Aid certificates

This week 7 of our Air Cadets were presented with their Youth First Aid certificates. First Aid is one of the core Air Cadet activities and forms part of every cadets training. Cadets will be introduced to First Aid with Heartstart and are then able to progress on to the Youth First Aid Course. The … Read more

Week of action to disrupt rogue traders

Lancashire Police and Trading Standards have joined forces this week to disrupt dishonest traders and scammers as part of a UK-wide crackdown, Operation Liberal. Activities as part of Operation Rogue Trader included roadside checks on traders reminding them of consumer laws which give people rights to cancel contracts signed in their own homes and visits … Read more

Unions ask Parliamentary candidates to pledge to raise school funding

The NUT, ATL, NAHT and GMB are asking every candidate in every constituency in England and Wales to promise that they will address the funding crisis in our schools, which will see schools facing cuts of up to £3 billion a year by 2020. The four unions have today updated the Schools Cuts website – www.schoolcuts.org.uk – … Read more