Developing digital skills in Lancashire

Teachers and students from across Lancashire have been boosting their digital know-how, as part of a project to bridge the skills gaps in the sector. To mark their achievements, the group of 150 people were recognised at a special graduation event at County Hall. The Digital Advantage project has been developed by working with industry … Read more

West Lancashire College students and Concourse Shopping Centre celebrate their hard work

Following months of hard work and dedication, the staff and students of West Lancashire College Creative Arts department, together with the Concourse Shopping Centre marketing team, were celebrating in style last week. Joined by members of the public, the celebrations took place in the Concourse Shopping Centre, to mark the end of their live art … Read more

West Lancashire College students and Concourse Shopping Centre invite you to celebrate with them

The staff and students of West Lancashire College Creative Arts department, together with the Concourse Shopping Centre, have cause for celebration this week. After months of hard work, a project that they have been working on, alongside the Concourse Shopping Centre, has finally completed, seeing the installation of four large hanging banners in the front … Read more

Planning futures at Rainford High

Rainford High Technology College has been preparing pupils for the future with help from some of the North West’s top industry professionals. Over 30 expert exhibitors attended the school’s careers fair last week (17 November), which was organised to help inform pupils from Year 9 to Year 12 who are currently making important choices about … Read more

Public Health urges students to get vaccinated against meningitis and septicaemia

St Helens Council’s Public Health team is urging young people in St Helens to get vaccinated against meningitis and septicaemia (blood poisoning) before starting college or university this autumn. The call comes after Public Health England advised anyone aged up to 25 continuing their academic studies to get vaccinated by their GP due to the … Read more

Free football sessions for 12-19-year-olds

If you are aged between 12 and 19 and fancy some free football then come to the Wigan Athletic Community Trust Football 4 All sessions at Glenburn Sports College. Boys and girls and young men and women aged under 19 can come along and every Wednesday between 6pm and 8pm. All abilities can be catered … Read more