Press Releases

‘Green’ pupils show the quality of Mersey!

Jul 23, 2015 14:42 BST Bury Council Keen young ‘greens’ at a Whitefield primary school have vowed – we’ll keep the Green Flag flying here.

Primary school pupils give drivers a lesson in safety

May 12, 2015 13:49 BST Bury Council Pupils have been helping the police and council to enforce local speed limits near their school.

Simply outstanding – that’s Guardian Angels

Feb 09, 2015 13:19 GMT Bury Council Inspectors had just one word after a visit to Guardian Angels Primary School – outstanding.

Higher Lane gets higher Ofsted rating

Dec 11, 2014 15:55 GMT Bury Council Pupils and staff are celebrating after their school was given a higher rating by education watchdog Ofsted.

Ofsted’s green light for “good” Greenhill

Dec 04, 2014 10:03 GMT Bury Council Inspectors didn’t have to look far for words to describe Greenhill Primary School – it was simply “good”.

Kids’ school bags – a weighty issue

Nov 11, 2014 16:09 GMT AXA PPP healthcare A new study reveals the impact of heavy school bags on UK children’s back health and looks at ways to help alleviate the heavy school load

Oct 12, 2014 08:46 BST Spider Communication Limited In this short book, the author sets out the truth about our over-valued ideas of 'tolerance'. At best, tolerance is a useless concept. At worst, it's a vice. Tolerance of bad religion has resulted in death and alienation. Lazy thinking about tolerance has led to confusion about racism, genetics, and gay marriage. Political 'tolerance' is another word for 'cowardice'.

More Yellow School Buses on the way for Greater Manchester schools

Sep 01, 2014 11:31 BST Bury Council Hundreds more Greater Manchester pupils will be going green this term – by catching a new yellow school bus.

Jul 23, 2014 10:24 BST Bury Council Radcliffe Hall/CE Methodist Primary School is set to benefit from a £2 million refurbishment bringing new classrooms and modernisation.

Our pupils are premium, says award-winning school

Jun 02, 2014 15:28 BST Bury Council A Whitefield primary school has won Downing Street approval in a national competition to improve disadvantaged pupils’ learning.