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  • D & AHT Newsletter

  • Road Safety presentation

  • Secondary Education Capital Programme (10 June)

  • External Funding

  • Childcare Information Sessions

  • Healthy Child Newsletter: May 2022

  • The Ropewalk Exhibition

  • Animal Teach Education



D & AHT Newsletter


Please see attached May 2022  D & AHT newsletter (for deputy & assistant headteachers)




Road Safety presentation


Primary schools – Road Safety presentation from Sir Robert McApline(SRM)/Amey Group

SRM/AMEY group are building the new bridge over the M56 in Runcorn. They will be working in the borough until March 2023 and would like to support schools in the area while they are here.

The group are offering to visit primary schools to deliver a road safety presentation they have specific to that age group. If you would like to take up the offer please contact: Matt Gorski 0333 566 2016




Secondary Education Capital Programme (10 June)


Wolfson Foundation’s Secondary Education Capital Programme (10 June)

  • Grant – Secondary schools and colleges can apply for a grant of up to £100,000 to improve the teaching of science, computer science, design & technology, art, languages, music and performing arts at GCSE and A-Level
  • Date(s) – The closing date for stage 1 applications is the 10th June 2022. Schools and Colleges successful at this stage will have until the 15th July 2022 to submit their stage-two application
  • Link –

Grants are generally awarded towards new builds, refurbishment and technical equipment. To be eligible schools must be state-funded, have at least two years of exam results available and have been inspected by Ofsted/Estyn/HMIE/ETI and have an overall outcome of ‘Good’ or above. There is a two-stage application process.


External Funding

Please see attached the monthly funding bulletin for June 2022.

Please see attached Funding alerts.




Childcare Information Sessions


Halton Adult Learning are now taking bookings for a Childcare information session where LCR residents Aged 19 and above can find out more about our two Childcare courses that are starting soon: Please see attached

  • Level 1 Certificate in Caring for Children
  • Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching & Learning

If you have anyone that you think might be interested in attending the information session, please contact Learner Services, contact details are on the flyer.




Healthy Child Newsletter: May 2022


Please see attached the May 2022 edition of the Healthy Child Newsletter.  We have included the contents of the newsletter on the frontpage, so as you can see at a glance articles of interest and ease of access. We hope you find it useful.

Please do contact me if you would like to contribute to the newsletter or highlight a piece of work or practice from your area which can be shared with Healthy Child colleagues from around the region.



The Ropewalk Exhibition

Please see attached information about The Ropewalk Exhibition at Heritage HQ, St Maries Church, Lugsdale Road, Widnes.

The exhibition runs from Saturday 12 June to Sunday 26 June (excluding Sunday 19 June). This project is funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.



Animal Teach Education


Exciting, inspirational lessons get up close to real, live animals. Please see attached for more information.