Inspirational night at Edge Hill

In a powerful address at Edge Hill University, Reverend Jesse Jackson described the historic struggle for black civil rights as a marathon journey, with U.S President Elect Barack Obama completing the final lap.

Olympic teams from Oceania could use Edge Hill sports facilities

Edge Hill University’s sports facilities could be used by athletes from Oceania, with 15 Pacific Island countries set to use the Northwest as their training base in the four year period building up to the London 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games.

Rev. Jesse Jackson to deliver keynote speech

The Centre for Local Policy Studies (CLPS) at Edge Hill University has announced that the American civil rights leader, Rev. Jesse Jackson will deliver a free public lecture at 7pm on Monday, 1 December, 2008.