Routes to success – further education

Hundreds of thousands of students between the ages of 16-18 will be making key decisions that could affect their futures over the next few months. By Jack Poland For many, these decisions will involve exams such as GCSEs or A-levels. For others, about as many as those who stay on in traditional education ...

A leader in the making

A sixth form pupil of St Hilda's Church of England High School has been tipped as a political leader in the making. Grace Pepper was an active member of the school parliament in her lower years and is now a much valued member of the college leadership team. Head of ...

Kick start your career

St Helens Chamber is launching a brand new Accountancy Study Programme for 2020, aimed at creating talented candidates for local businesses and helping young people take the first step into the world of finance. Delivered over seven months, starting in September 2020 the study programme combines a range of highly sought ...

Simon ‘Rossie’ Ross – Radio presenter

Simon ‘Rossie’ Ross presents the breakfast show 6 ’til 10am weekdays on Greatest Hits Radio, heard across England on DAB digital radio and on FM in Liverpool and the West Midlands. He’s been a professional broadcaster for over twenty five years, having worked at stations such as Rock FM in Preston, ...

Liverpool students meet NASA’s chief flight director

Students from the Academy of St Francis Assisi and the Academy of St Nicholas recently got a once in a lifetime opportunity to meet NASA’s chief flight director at Liverpool University. 50 students spent the day enjoying a number of science and engineering based activities at the university including communicating with ...