Education

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.

Katherine Lewis has given up alcohol for one year to raise money for Mind

Former Queen's School pupil gives up alcohol for one year for charity

Katherine Lewis is going sober in aid of mental health charity Mind

More Bishop Heber schoolgirls claim disgraced teacher approached them on Facebook

School say they are 'devastated' at revelations former teacher

Former Bishop Heber High School teacher banned from teaching after sleeping with former pupils

Teacher Neil Giffin banned from the profession for life

Schools minister congratulates Manley Village School for Key Stage 2 test results

Manley Village School has been praised by Minister for Schools David Laws MP for their performance in the national Key Stage 2 tests
Headteacher attributes performance to 'hard work and talented teaching'

Former Love Street School will be new home to Chester University Cathedral Free School

Listed building to become centre of education again as free school plans to move in this September

Schools

This bus stop on Chester Road, near to the junction with Bates Lane, is one of the shelters which has been unlit since before Christmas

Councillor concerned by broken bus shelter lights in Helsby

Five of the village's bus stops have been unlit since before Christmas 

Former Queen's School pupil gives up alcohol for one year for charity

Katherine Lewis has given up alcohol for one year to raise money for Mind
Katherine Lewis is going sober in aid of mental health charity Mind

More Bishop Heber schoolgirls claim disgraced teacher approached them on Facebook

School say they are 'devastated' at revelations former teacher

University of Chester

Former Love Street School will be new home to Chester University Cathedral Free School

Listed building to become centre of education again as free school plans to move in this September

Tourism chiefs welcome Roman Chester 'changing of the guard' concept

Hotelier's proposal would see hanging gates erected under the iconic Eastgate Clock

Lord Mayor of Chester tells hearing Garden Quarter is 'drowning' from studentification

Residents opposed to the Miller Developments' 350-bed student housing scheme at Tower Wharf, Chester
Planning inquiry for student development in Tower Wharf underway

Colleges

Talented teenagers earn squad call-up

West Cheshire College football students picked for Welsh teams

Abbey Gate student raises funds for Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research

Barnaby Franklin took part in triathlon to raise £2,500 after friend was taken ill

Construction students start work at £19.5m redevelopment of The Parade in Blacon

Part of West Cheshire College's Ready4Work programme

Public Schools

Katherine Lewis has given up alcohol for one year to raise money for Mind

Former Queen's School pupil gives up alcohol for one year for charity

Katherine Lewis is going sober in aid of mental health charity Mind

Abbey Gate student raises funds for Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research

Barnaby Franklin took part in triathlon to raise £2,500 after friend was taken ill

What's On in Chester, Flintshire and Cheshire from January 25 onwards

Peckforton Castle is holding a wedding fayre today (Sunday)
Events, Music & Gigs, Shows & Theatres and Exhibitions in the area

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