Apprentices spring into action to help Huyton primary school

A primary school in Huyton has been spruced up thanks to local apprentices from Knowsley-based housing group Livv. Eleven apprentices picked up paintbrushes to help add a touch of colour to Malvern Primary School during a community action week organised by local councillors. The kind-hearted young people painted a classroom, outdoor benches, an

‘Queen’ of Halewood retires in style

A much-loved and respected deputy headteacher who has been described as the “Queen” of her school received a surprise send-off as she retired after 32 years of teaching in Halewood. Children and staff at Holy Family Primary School in Knowsley, lined Arncliffe Road to wave goodbye to Angela Rigby as she

Bickerstar pupil passionate to teach!

Bickerstaffe CE Primary School is a school where pupils are always reminded that when they leave the school in Year 6, although they are no longer part of the school, they are always part of the Bickerstaffe family! This is particularly true for one past pupil, Isobel Housley. Isobel left Bickerstaffe Primary

Pupils share the love of reading

Pupils from Springwell Park Primary School in Bootle have recently set up an initiative at its school to share its love of reading. The school have set up the 'Springwell Community Library', where the parents can help themselves to novels of all genres during drop off and pick up time at no cost at

Bickerstaffe brings hope to the community

Bickerstaffe CE School has always been at the centre of its local community. The school prides itself on the well-established links that have been nurtured and developed over the past 175 years! This includes Treat Day, the weekly Knit and Knatter club or monthly Holy Communion Services.  Before the pandemic hit, weekly visitors