Improve Education across Burnley and Padiham

Making sure that every child in our borough has the opportunities to succeed through world class education, through primary secondary and further education facilities fit for the 21st century.


Georgia: View of an Apprentice

Meet Georgia, Antony Higginbotham's new apprentice. After successfully completing her A Levels she decided to take on an apprenticeship in Business Administration and has been working in Antony's constituency office whilst attending Burnley College one day a week.

Antony unveils Winners of Christmas Card Competition

Two school children win Antony Higginbotham’s Christmas Card competition.
Jay Jay, a year 9 pupil at Coal Clough Academy and Maisey, a year 6 pupil at Wellfield Methodist Anglican Primary School have both won the competition

Exam Results

This week young people across Burnley, Padiham, and the whole country will be getting their A Level results and I was delighted to be able to visit Burnley College first thing on Thursday morning to speak to pupils as they opened those envelopes full of anticipation.