Rainford High runs for the NHS

Staff at Rainford High are donning their running trainers or walking boots as they hope to cover at least 3000 miles for charity. The school’s staff community are individually running or walking lots of miles in order to raise money for the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust Charitable Funds. In support of frontline NHS workers, school staff are looking to run or walk at least 3000 miles in 30 ...

Reflecting back on an unbeaten football season

Before Coronavirus lockdown took hold, Winstanley College’s ‘first’ football team had a magnificent unbeaten season, which saw them crowned league winners. Winstanley won 11 consecutive league games without dropping a single point. They also scored 48 goals and only conceded six goals in an invincible season. The team had also reached ...

Martial arts to tackle modern issues

Can combat sports really be used to fight crime and antisocial behaviour? Hannah Fowler chats to Jimmy McGinn and Dean Garnett about a new prevention project using the practices of Martial Arts to tackle modern issues. In 2019, knife crime offences reached a record high in England and Wales (ONS). And ...

Footprints of kindness from Speedo Mick

Children at Malvern Primary School, Huyton were surprised by a visit by national and local hero Speedo Mick. The visit was a celebratory event to mark the children’s remarkable efforts in raising money for this year’s Sports Relief! It was also to mark Speedo Mick’s fantastic fundraising achievements, as part of ...

Reflecting back on an unbeaten season

Before Coronavirus lockdown took hold, Winstanley College’s ‘first’ football team had a magnificent unbeaten season, which saw them crowned league winners. Winstanley won 11 consecutive league games without dropping a single point. They also scored 48 goals and only conceded six goals in an invincible season. The team had also reached ...