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Schools in Lancaster and Morecambe face cash crisis, warn teaching unions

Teaching unions in Lancashire have warned that freezing education budgets will have major effects on schools in the Lancaster district.

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Lessons from Auschwitz - Manchester 15th November 2016

Eerie silence as full horrors of Auschwitz are laid bare to Lancaster students

Reporter GEMMA SHERLOCK accompanies students from across Lancaster and Morecambe on an emotional trip to former Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz.

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Paralympian Graeme Ballard with students at Beaumont College on a recent visit.

Warm welcome for Paralympic athlete and ex-student

A former Beaumont College student and multi-medal winning Paralympic athlete spoke about his life since leaving college.

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PICTURES: Lancaster and Morecambe Newspaper Education Awards.

Here are all the pictures taken at the Lancaster Guardian and the Visitor Education Awards on Wednesday (November 30).

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Lancaster and Morecambe Newspapers Education Awards.

Lancaster and Morecambe Newspaper Education Awards winners and finalists

Schools across the district gathered at Lancaster University in a glittering ceremony for the Lancaster Guardian and The Visitor Education Awards.

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Professor Julie Mennell with Dr John Sentamu.

Ceremony for new vice-chancellor of university in Lancaster

A new vice-chancellor has been inaugurated at Lancaster’s University of Cumbria.

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Firms help to prepare students for life at work

Firms help to prepare students for life at work

Business and enterprise students at Lancaster & Morecambe College have been getting first hand experience of the business world, thanks to a new relationship the college has forged with local employers.

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Pupils, parents, and supporters at the school who are fighting against the closure.

Council to consider closure of Horton-in-Ribblesdale Primary School

North Yorkshire County Council is to consider whether to close a village primary school.

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A group shot of some of the children with Mr. Gabriel, the school headteacher, the Chairman of Lancashire County Council, Janice Hanson, Mr. Toulmin, the chair of governors and County Councillor Nikki Hennessy, the lead member for schools.

New extension officially opened at Morecambe school

A brand new £3.2m extension was officially opened at Lancaster Road Primary School in Morecambe.

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Gabriel Littler receives his award from RAFCT Trustee Ian Beresford.

Bright engineering futures for Lancaster Grammar School pupils

Three pupils from Lancaster Royal Grammar School have been awarded Arkwright Engineering Scholarships that are designed to encourage them towards a career in engineering.

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Wes Johnson, new L&M College principal.

Lancaster & Morecambe College names new principal

A new principal has been named to take over at Lancaster & Morecambe College next spring.

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Lancaster Royal Grammar School.

Lancaster’s two grammar schools named in top performing schools list

Lancaster’s two grammar schools have been named in a top performing schools list published by The Sunday Times.

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Pupils inspired by LRGS Old Boy speech

Pupils inspired by LRGS Old Boy speech

Proud parents, teachers, current and former pupils from Lancaster Royal Grammar School and a BBC Radio Four presenter came together to celebrate Speech Day with a ceremony at Lancaster Town Hall .

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Phil Bell-Young (left), Giles Kay from Heysham 1 and Ginny Smith with pupils George Willan from Morecambe High, Lewis Brotherton from Heysham High, Ernest Chamerski from Morecambe High, Maddie Parkin from Morecambe High, Rebecca Atkinson from Heysham High and Sophie Heath-Hillman from Heysham High. Photo by Darren Andrews.

Festival takes science to the stage to inspire Lancaster and Morecambe schoolkids

Youngsters from schools across Lancaster and Morecambe were treated to a special show at the Grand Theatre on Tuesday in a bid to encourage them to take up science and technology as a career.

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Tom Sutcliffe (right) meeting up with Peter Sampson, his English teacher at Lancaster Royal Grammar School. Mr Sampson is this year's president of the Old Lancastrian Club.

BBC broadcaster returns to his old Lancaster school

An author, broadcaster and journalist returned to Lancaster Royal Grammar School on Saturday almost 50 years after becoming a pupil.

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BBC Radio Lancashire presenter Graham Liver with the crowd in Happy Mount Park in Morecambe, shortly after his bed pull for Children In Need.

TV presenter raises £42k in bed push to Bare

A TV presenter braved the elements to pull a double bed from Pudsey to Bare for BBC Children In Need.

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LANCASTER UNIVERSITY vice-chancellor Prof Mark E Smith

City key in new northern manufacturing revolution

A manufacturing corridor between Lancaster and Sheffield could deliver the “fourth industrial revolution”.

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Court victory for Lancaster parents after kids miss school for holiday in Florida

Court victory for Lancaster parents after kids miss school for holiday in Florida

Two Lancaster parents have successfully won a court battle after they were fined for taking their son out of school for a holiday in Florida.

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SLIDESHOW: Pictures of Jessica Ennis-Hill’s visit to Heysham school

Olympian Jessica Ennis-Hill visited a Heysham school on Thursday.

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Olympian Jessica Ennis-Hill visits Trumacar Primary School, in Heysham.

British Olympian Jessica Ennis-Hill visits Heysham primary school

One of Britain’s greatest ever Olympians has visited a Heysham primary school.

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