Students ‘Stand Together’ on Holocaust Memorial Day

Students from Alsop High School and partner primary schools attended Liverpool Town Hall for the civic service for Holocaust Memorial Day. During the presentation, they highlighted how genocidal regimes have marginalised certain groups. They reminded those assembled how people had successfully challenged oppression. The theme of Holocaust Memorial Day 2020 was ...

For that perfect school travel experience

Working with teachers from schools around the UK, Travel-bound have tailor-made school trips to provide the stimulus and inspiration for students to develop into lifelong learners. You can choose from a wide-array of city destinations within Europe; stay at Travelbound’s Château du Molay to experience the landing beaches and French markets ...

Pupils remember the PALs

Alsop High School students have recently returned from a study tour of Belgium and France. The Year 9 students had the privilege of joining a coach of students from Merseyside as part of a First World War Battlefields Tour organised by The University of London Institute of Education. The students stayed ...

Students remember Walton Pals

Students from Alsop High School made a poignant pilgrimage to France to remember the local men who sacrificed their lives during World War One. The students laid a wreath at Thiepval to remember Percy Tucker and the 29 young men from Walton Church who gave their lives during the Battle of ...

A story of a local man and ex-pupil

Locals Dot Hawkes, from the Lathom History Society and Margaret Fairclough, a local ex-Bickerstaffe CE School teacher, visited the pupils at Bickerstaffe CE Primary School to share their knowledge of local history relating to World War One. Margaret, formerly Miss Alcock, who taught in school from 1960-1972, is a relative of ...