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Accrington and Rossendale College

01254 389933http://www.accross.ac.uk/Visit website

For over 60 years, Accrington and Rossendale College has been providing award-winning education and training to the people of Hyndburn, Rossendale, the Ribble Valley and beyond. In recent years we have invested over £20 million in our Accrington-based Broad Oak Campus, building a campus truly worthy of the 21st century.

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ACCROSS at the Ribble Valley Hub

01254 354 423http://www.accross.ac.uk/adult/in-the-community/Visit website

Accrington & Rossendale College are dedicated to providing courses which are completely free for anyone who is unemployed, claiming a benefit and actively seeking work.

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Alston Lane Catholic Primary School, Longridge

01772 783661http://www.alston.lancsngfl.ac.uk/Visit website

Alston Lane Catholic Primary School is a single form entry school situated on the outskirts of Longridge, Preston. The school primarily caters for Roman Catholic children but children of all faiths and denominations are welcome.

The school’s mission is … ‘To develop the whole child, leading them towards reaching their (...)

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Balderstone St Leonard’s CE Primary School

01254 769150http://www.balderstoneschool.co.uk/Visit website

As a church school everything Balderstone St Leonard’s CE Primary School do is firmly rooted in our Christian beliefs and values. We believe in providing a safe, nurturing environment, where every child can feel happy and be encouraged to believe in themselves.

We are very proud of our small rural primary school. (...)

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Barnacre Road Primary School

01772 783555http://www.barnacreroadprimary.co.uk/Visit website

Our school and educational philosophy at Barnacre Road Primary School is all about the child. We aim to produce life long learners who grow up to be successful well rounded individuals ready to make a positive contribution to their community and wider society.

We achieve this by recognising that each (...)

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Barrow Primary School

01254 822338http://www.barrow.lancs.sch.uk/Visit website

We are proud of the many achievements at Barrow Primary School, which have been the result of hard work by a very professional team of staff, and an equally determined and enthusiastic group of children.

In our most recent Ofsted inspection (May 2013), we were again rated as an outstanding (...)

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Bolton by Bowland CE Primary School

01200 447632http://www.bolton-by-bowland.lancs.sch.uk/Visit website

At Bolton by Bowland CE Primary School, we aim to provide a secure, caring and stimulating environment in which children are encouraged to strive to do their best in all aspects of their development.

We believe that courtesy, respect and concern for others are as important as high standards of (...)

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Bootstrap Enterprises

01254 680367http://www.bootstrap.org.uk/Visit website

Across the eastern half of Lancashire our 140 Bootstrap Enterprises staff in our centres assist people move into work and into business every day!

Our strong reputation and proven track record stems from our experience, expertise and success in helping individuals and communities achieve their goals.

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Bowland High

01200 441374http://www.bowland.lancsngfl.ac.uk/Visit website

A number of factors combine to make Bowland High a unique school. Visitors to the school cannot fail to be impressed by the attitudes of our pupils. The friendly and supportive atmosphere in school is, to a large degree, due to the fundamental decency and good-natured approach of the overwhelming (...)

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Brabins Endowed School

01995 61596http://www.brabins.lancs.sch.uk/Visit website

At Brabin’s Endowed School we aim to :-

Create a warm and friendly environment for learning in which all are valued and supported. Promote the spiritual, moral, cultural, mental and physical development of each child. Encourage individually and help all children to develop their self-respect, independence and integrity. Nurture the (...)

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Changing Futures

01772 200690http://selnet-uk.com/changing-futures/Visit website

The Changing Futures Project aims to support 1,000 people who are most at risk of exclusion from the labour market to identify, reduce and remove their barriers to employment. The project will be delivered across Lancashire with a focus on areas where there are high levels of poverty, targeting Black, (...)

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Chatburn CE Primary School

01200 441426http://www.chatburn.lancsngfl.ac.uk/Visit website

Chatburn CE Primary School was founded over 180 years ago and so has a long-standing history and high record of achievement. It is, above all, a village school serving the people of Chatburn and surrounding communities.

The school has accommodation for approximately 100 pupils, making it small enough to be (...)

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Clitheroe and District Speakers Club

01200 442930http://www.meetup.com/Clitheroe-Speakers-Club/Visit website

Clitheroe and District Speakers Club are a group of people from the Ribble Valley and its surrounding areas who all have the same aim: to become better public speakers. Some of us are looking to further our careers, some are self-employed, some are retired, but all of us are looking (...)

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Clitheroe Brookside Primary School

01200 425564https://brookside.lancs.sch.uk/Visit website

Clitheroe Brookside Primary School Provide every opportunity possible to ensure that each person has every chance of achieving their full potential.

Here at Brookside we strive to attain excellence in a happy, caring, secure and dynamic community, where all are encouraged to fulfil the school aim which is to provide (...)

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Clitheroe Pendle Primary School

01200 423539http://www.pendle.lancs.sch.uk/Visit website

Our Clitheroe Pendle Primary School motto, ‘We learn together and support each other’, was chosen by all members of our school community and sums up what Pendle Primary School is all about.

We pride ourselves on encouraging a caring atmosphere where each child can develop their own talents and abilities (...)

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Clitheroe Royal Grammar School

01200 423118http://www.crgs.org.uk/Visit website

Since our foundation in 1554 Clitheroe Royal Grammar School has provided a centre of excellence, offering superb teaching and learning opportunities. We have a very strong academic record and are one of the country’s highest achieving schools. Students benefit greatly from outstanding teaching, exceptional pastoral care and first-class facilities.

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Clitheroe St James’ CE Primary School

01200 423599https://www.stjames-clitheroe.co.uk/Visit website

Clitheroe St James’ CE Primary School is an inclusive Christian Primary school providing a caring, stimulating, loving environment where your child’s education and wellbeing are our main focus.  A school where children can develop to the best of their ability both intellectually and physically.

​Our school is a (...)

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Future U

01772 89 4111http://lancashirefutureu.org.uk/Visit website

Future U is a collaborative project that brings together universities, colleges, schools, businesses and communities from across Lancashire.

Future U is all about empowering young people with the knowledge and opportunities to succeed by improving careers information, advice and guidance, overcoming barriers to progression and offering an engaging programme of (...)

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Gisburn Primary School

01200 445406http://www.gisburn.lancsngfl.ac.uk/Visit website

Gisburn Primary School are proud of our school and the children’s academic and personal achievements.

We care well for all our pupils and ensure they enjoy learning in a happy, safe and secure environment.

We want our children to achieve the highest standards and we work hard to ensure they (...)

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Grindleton CE VA Primary School

01200 441257http://www.grindleton.lancsngfl.ac.uk/Visit website

At Grindleton CE VA Primary School, we aim to provide a secure, caring and stimulating environment in which children are encouraged to strive to do their best in all aspects of their development.

We believe that courtesy, respect and concern for others are as important as high standards of achievement (...)

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Hillside Specialist School and College

01772 782205http://www.hillside.lancsngfl.ac.uk/Visit website

Hillside Specialist School is a Specialist School for Communication and Interaction in Lancashire for students aged three to nineteen years with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Pupils take part in a wide ranging personalised curriculum. At Hillside Specialist School we have built an eclectic approach to pupils learning, taking into account current (...)

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Lancashire Adult Learning

0333 003 1717http://www.lal.ac.uk/Visit website

Lancashire Adult Learning provide learning for adults throughout Lancashire.  Discover a love of learning with our wide range of courses and learning opportunities. We’ve got courses to suit every need or ability from leisure courses to family learning, numeracy and literacy to employability skills.

We have over 120 venues across Lancashire, (...)

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Lancashire Emotional Health in Schools Service

01524 592970http://www.lehss.co.ukVisit website

The Lancashire Emotional Health in Schools Service delivers training and support to Lancashire high schools to help them feel more skilled and confident in identifying, understanding and managing children’s mental health difficulties.

We are a small team of experienced clinical psychologists who work with schools to increase their knowledge and (...)

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Langho and Billington St Leonards CofE Primary School

01254 247156http://www.langho-st-leonards.lancs.sch.uk/Visit website

Langho and Billington St Leonards CofE Primary School is a Church of England Primary School, welcoming forty children into each year group. We are situated on Whalley Road in Langho and serve the local villages of Langho, Billington and Brockhall. The school was founded in 1873 and the Christian principles (...)

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Longridge Church of England Primary School

01772 782378http://www.longridge-ce.lancsngfl.ac.uk/Visit website

We are a Church of England school with a distinctive Christian ethos and have a close working relationship with both church and community. We provide a happy, safe and stimulating environment where all children can develop to the best of their ability.

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Longridge High School

01772 782316http://lhs.lancs.sch.uk/Visit website

Longridge High School are passionate in the belief that every young person deserves an outstanding education, and we prepare every young person for life through a consistent approach to excellent behaviour, good manners and hard work, embodied in our school’s core values: ‘Respect, Learn, Grow, Together’.

These values underpin (...)

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Longridge St Wilfrid’s Roman Catholic Primary School

01772 782394http://www.stwilfridsrcprimary.co.uk/Visit website

St Wilfrid’s School has existed since 1871 and is a Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided School for children of statutory primary school age.

Our School is Christ centred.

We are supported by the parish and Diocesan community in order to help parents in the education and formation of their children in (...)

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Mellor St Mary Church of England Primary School

01254 812581http://www.mellor.lancs.sch.uk/Visit website

At Mellor St Mary, Church of England Primary School, we aim to provide a safe, happy Christian environment with a high quality of care to all of our members.

The Christian faith and its teachings will be the basis for every aspect of life at our school. This school is (...)

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Moorland Private School

01200 423833https://www.moorlandschool.co.uk/Visit website

Moorland Private School is a non-selective, co-educational school which teaches a combination of ‘Day Students’ within the Lancashire area and ‘Boarding Students’ from across the UK and overseas.  Our student intake has always been broad since we offer more than simply academic excellence.

Our main admissions criteria centre on favourable (...)

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Oakhill School and Nursery

01254 823546http://www.oakhillschool.co.uk/Visit website

Oakhill School and Nursery seek to develop spiritual awareness; to encourage a sense of self-worth; challenge students to achieve; instil mutual respect and understanding, and teach the value of service to others.

We believe that being part of a Family brings us so many benefits and opportunities. We encourage respect, (...)

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Read St John’s CofE Primary School

01282 771065http://www.read.lancs.sch.uk/Visit website

Read St John’s CofE Primary School is a caring, friendly, and welcoming village church school nestling in the Ribble Valley, which attracts children from a wide area and where every child is important.

We value each member of the school community and work to encourage the potential of all. We (...)

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Ribblesdale High School

01200 422563http://www.ribblesdale.org/Visit website

Ribblesdale High School is situated in the market town of Clitheroe, at the heart of the beautiful Ribble Valley.  The school has a long and distinguished tradition, meeting the needs of many young people who have grown up, lived and appreciated the local area and contributed to its economy.

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Ribchester St Wilfrid’s CE Primary School

01254 878300http://www.ribchester-st-wilfrids.lancs.sch.uk/Visit website

Ribchester St Wilfrid’s CE Primary School is a Church of England Primary School, located in the historic village of Ribchester, famous for its Roman connections. The school was built in 1859 and has been expanded over the years to serve the residents of the village and the surrounding area.

The (...)

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Sabden Primary School

01282 771000http://www.sabdenprimary.co.uk/Visit website

Sabden Primary School is a place where children feel safe within a happy, stimulating and attractive environment. All children are encouraged to enjoy learning and develop lively and enquiring minds.  We are a busy but friendly school, with lots going on.

Our work is celebrated regularly and as a school we (...)

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Salesbury CE Primary School

01254 244580http://www.salesbury.lancs.sch.uk/Visit website

Every child of God matters here at Salesbury CE Primary School and we endeavour to ensure pupils experience a happy, peaceful, secure, stimulating and purposeful environment in which there is a strong sense of belonging and where all the children are continually motivated to enjoy and make the most of (...)

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Simonstone St Peter’s CE Primary School

01282 771147http://www.simonstonest-peters-ce.co.uk/Visit website

Simonstone St Peter’s CE Primary School has committed, caring and professional staff and governors, united in aiming for excellence and ensuring that every child reaches their full potential.

We cherish working in partnership with parents and watching your children grow from strength to strength in both ability and independence. We (...)

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Slaidburn Brennands Endowed Primary School

01200 446664http://www.brennands.lancs.sch.uk/Visit website

Slaidburn Brennands Endowed Primary School is situated in an idyllic rural environment within the village of Slaidburn.

It serves the villages of Slaidburn, Newton, Tosside and the surrounding countryside of the Forest of Bowland.

We provide high quality education for all, in a warm family atmosphere. Our small classes and (...)

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St Augustine’s RC High School, Billington

01254 823362http://www.sarchs.com/Visit website

At St Augustine’s RC High School, Billington we believe that every person is made and loved by God. This is why we respect one another. Within our school community our young people will learn to act justly, love tenderly and recognise God in their lives.

Our school helps families to (...)

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St Cecilia’s RC High School

01772 783074http://st-cecilias.co.uk/Visit website

St Cecilia’s RC High School is a small and friendly learning community on the eastern fringe of the Ribble Valley . We have a truly comprehensive intake and serve families from around the town of Longridge, ranging from rural farming communities to inner city Preston.

While the majority of our (...)

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St Joseph’s RC Primary School, Hurst Green

01254 826246http://www.st-josephs-hurstgreen.lancs.sch.uk/Visit website

St Joseph’s RC Primary School is situated in the heart of the beautiful Ribble Valley and it is the oldest and smallest Jesuit school in the country.

We are a very caring Roman Catholic school with exceptionally high academic standards. In our latest OFSTED report, the inspector noted that this (...)

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St Mary’s RC Primary School, Chipping

01995 61367http://www.st-marys-chipping.lancs.sch.uk/Visit website

All children and their families from all religions and backgrounds are welcome at St Mary’s RC Primary School. We are an inclusive school that celebrates diversity.

Although we are a Catholic school, we love to find out about all faiths and cultures and we positively encourage all our children to (...)

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St Mary’s RC Primary School, Langho

01254 247157http://www.stmaryslangho.co.uk/Visit website

St Mary’s RC Primary School, Langho are a very caring Roman Catholic school  situated in the heart of the beautiful Ribble Valley. We seek to promote high academic standards for all. Our children’s spirituality is nurtured and developed and we aim to develop a strong sense of generosity to others (...)

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St Mary’s RC Primary School, Osbaldeston

01254 812543http://www.smrc.lancs.sch.uk/Visit website

St Mary’s RC Primary School, Osbaldeston is in the fortunate position of being surrounded by beautiful countryside whilst still enjoying very easy access from the surrounding villages.

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St Mary’s Roman Catholic Primary School, Sabden

01282 771009http://www.stmaryssabden.co.uk/Visit website

St Mary’s Roman Catholic Primary School, Sabden is set in the beautiful village of Sabden right in the heart of the fantastic scenery of the Ribble Valley. Although the school was founded in 1877 the current building was built and opened in 2000 and consequently we benefit from a beautiful (...)

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St Michael and St John’s RC Primary School, Clitheroe

01200 422560http://www.ssmj.lancs.sch.uk/Visit website

St Michael and St John’s RC Primary School, Clitheroe is provided by the Diocese of Salford and is maintained by Local Authority (LA) as a Voluntary Aided School.

We are located in the heart of Clitheroe and serve the families of the town and surrounding villages. Priority for admission to (...)

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Stonyhurst College

01254 826345https://www.stonyhurst.ac.uk/Visit website

At Stonyhurst College, we believe we can give our pupils that extra edge which will allow them to go further in life. Above all, we do not just want to form young people who will take what they can. Rather, we want the OS (Stonyhurst alumni) who leave us to (...)

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The Growth Company

0161 359 3338http://www.gcemployment.uk/Visit website

The Growth Company (formerly The Work Company) is helping to make a difference to the lives of people who are struggling to find work and stay in regular employment.

Working across a range of areas we help people get back on their feet, whether they’ve been unemployed for (...)

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Thorneyholme Roman Catholic Primary School, Dunsop Bridge

01200 448276http://www.thorneyholme.lancs.sch.uk/Visit website

Thorneyholme Roman Catholic Primary School, Dunsop Bridge is in the unique position of being located at the official Centre of the United Kingdom, surrounded by the beautiful countryside of the Bowland Fells.

It enjoys very easy access from the surrounding villages and is only a short distance through the Trough (...)

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Waddington and West Bradford CE Primary School

01200 422915http://www.wwb.lancs.sch.uk/Visit website

As Waddington and West Bradford CE Primary School mission statement says; we learn together with ‘enjoyment, challenge and Christian values’. I firmly believe that if children are to learn and to succeed, then they need to enjoy school.  Here at WWB school, everyone’s main priority is to foster a love of (...)

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Workers Educational Association – North West

0151 243 5340http://www.wea.org.uk/northwestVisit website

Workers Educational Association  (WEA) are the UKs largest voluntary sector provider of adult education in England and Scotland.

Founded in 1903, the Workers’ Educational Association (WEA) is a charity dedicated to bringing high-quality, professional education into the heart of communities. With the support of nearly 3,000 volunteers, 2,000 tutors and over 10,000 members, (...)

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