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More school places to be created in Lancashire following cabinet approval

Several schemes that will create more primary and secondary school places in Preston and Longridge have been approved by councillors.

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Plans to expand 'Outstanding' Skelmersdale special school set for approval

Councillors are expected to approve plans to expand and increase the number of school places at Kingsbury Primary School in Skelmersdale next week.

Cllr Alf Clempson and Kieran Curran from LCC

Lancashire councils reaffirm commitment to supporting the Armed Forces community

A new document that shows how to make Lancashire the best place to live work and thrive for Armed Forces veterans and their families has been published.

Children at Ormskirk Church of England Primary School

Lancashire gets ready to celebrate the Coronation

The countdown to the Coronation of His Majesty the King and Her Majesty the Queen Consort is now well and truly on – and in Lancashire, we're marking this international celebration in style.

County Hall gates

New policy aims to support special schools to best meet the medical needs of pupils

A key document that aims to create consistent and fair guidance to enable special schools to best meet the medical needs of pupils has been approved by councillors.

County Hall Preston

Councillors take action to boost primary and secondary school places in Preston

Many schemes aimed at addressing the projected shortfall of primary and secondary school places in the Preston area have been approved by councillors.

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Families across Lancashire to discover nature in museums

Lancashire will be part of a new project uniting hundreds of museums with schools and families to discover nature.

West Lancashire Community High School

West Lancashire Community High School expansion approved by councillors

Action has been taken to create additional special school places at West Lancashire Community High School in Skelmersdale.

School admissions

Have your say on Cottam Primary School expansion

A six-week consultation on a proposed expansion at Cottam Primary School has launched today, 27 March, 2023.

Cllr Sue Whittam-2

Campaign to raise awareness of suicide in young people is commended

The work of a group of dads who raise awareness of suicide in young people has been commended by Lancashire County Council.

Louis Prescott, 18, an apprentice engineer at Airframe Designs based at Blackpool Airport Enterprise Zone

Innovative apprenticeships across Lancashire praised as part of National Apprenticeship Week

The spotlight is falling on Lancashire's talented apprentices and companies during National Apprenticeship Week, taking place from Monday, February 6 to Sunday, February 12, with a particular focus on Skills for Life.

County Councillor Jayne Rear 1 (2)

Lancashire schools set for £14m maintenance boost

Councillors have signed off a list of school maintenance schemes in Lancashire totalling almost £14 million.