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There are more than 150 schools in Cheshire West, including nursery schools, infant schools, primary schools, secondary schools, special schools and a pupil referral unit. There are also colleges such as West Cheshire College, the College of Law and Sir John Deane's College and the University of Chester.

Day in the Life: Headteacher of The Firs School Margaret Denton

Chats, meeting parents and being at the chalk face

Pupils show they aren’t just all talk

All the King's School pupils who were placed in the Chester Competitive Festival of Performing Arts
King’s School Juniors' outstanding achievement in the Chester Festival of Speech and Drama

Classes under way in community ICT suite

Residents with headteacher Victoria Carr, assistant headteacher Kevin Manning and council family learning tutor Nina Hallmark
Technological new Elton Primary School facility proving popular

Youngsters are on the ball to win sporting contest

Blacon youngsters success at Winter Games

Girls branch out for forest fun

Queen's girls enjoy day at Delamere

Schools

Youngsters are on the ball to win sporting contest

Blacon youngsters success at Winter Games

Girls branch out for forest fun

Queen's girls enjoy day at Delamere

Duo hailed as heroes for saving puppy

Owner Annabel Anslow, dog walker Lisa Powell, and Mr Darcy exclusive
Puppy and dog walker rescued during river drama in Handbridge

University of Chester

Youngsters are on the ball to win sporting contest

Blacon youngsters success at Winter Games

Veterans get support from new centre

Professor Mike Thomas, who has set up the Centre for Veteran Wellbeing at the University of Chester
University of Chester launches facility to aid wellbeing of armed forces

Heather’s marathon effort for sister-in-law

Heather Ashcroft, senior lecturer at University of Chester, is running the Virgin Money London Marathon 2014
University of Chester lecturer prepares to take part in London Marathon

Colleges

Sam Carson died after falling from his motorbike on the A51 in Alpraham

Parents pay tribute to son killed in motorcycle accident

Inquest is told that Alpraham teenager Sam Carson died from crash injuries

Fitness fanatic heads off to national final

Gareth Jones, 24, of Ellesmere Port, will compete in the national finals of the CYQ Fitness Instructor of the Year competition
Gareth Jones through to CYQ Fitness Instructor of Year

Students publish first children's book

Abbey Gate girls produce book for Young Enterprise competition

Public Schools

Day in the Life: Headteacher of The Firs School Margaret Denton

Chats, meeting parents and being at the chalk face

Girls branch out for forest fun

Queen's girls enjoy day at Delamere

Festival winner hits the high notes

Natalie Doyle, of Mold, won the Queen's School Festival of Music 2014
Natalie Doyle wins the Queen’s School Festival of Music 2014

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