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Knowsley partners with Structec to help town's NEETs - Liverpool Echo
A new scheme will help Knowsley teenagers who have struggled to find jobs or training places to explore the potential of a career in the construction industry. Kirkby-based Structec (NW) has joined forces with charity Knowsley Enterprise Academy (KEA ...
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:13:38 GMT
Knowsley's gold-plated salary chief executive to quit to "save council money" - Liverpool Echo
Knowsley council's £192,000 a year chief executive is to quit – to help the council “save money”. Sheena Ramsey is on her way out after nearly a decade in charge at the borough. In the latter part of her tenure the council was criticised for failings ...
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 09:15:35 GMT
Knowsley Council chief executive Sheena Ramsey quits to 'save money' - BBC News
Knowsley Council's chief executive is stepping down as part of a move to find £26m savings which will also see 200 jobs lost over the next two years. Sheena Ramsey is to take voluntary redundancy at the end of the month. A management restructure will ...
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 12:03:30 GMT
Knowsley woman claimed £76000 in benefits by pretending to be a single mum - Liverpool Echo
A Knowsley benefits cheat who falsely claimed more than £76k in benefits has pleaded guilty. Stephanie Tomlinson, 49, falsely claimed three different types of state benefits for seven years – by pretending to be a single parent. An investigation by ...
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:08:09 GMT
GCSE results in Knowsley still among the worst in the country, provisional ... - Liverpool Echo
Exam results in Knowsley are still among the worst in the country, according to provisional results from this summer's exams. Barely a third of pupils in the borough, 34.3%, achieved at least 5 GCSEs or equivalents, at A* to C including English and ...
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:41:10 GMT
Baby attacked by vulture at Knowsley Safari Park - Daily Mail
Richard Smith, head of visitor services at Knowsley Safari Park said: 'Gauntlet, who run the Birds Of Prey display, reported that their hand-reared vulture had hopped on to a soft-topped pram during the free-flying display ... In the thousands of free ...
Fri, 10 Oct 2014 13:28:31 GMT