These are the schools that have closed or partially closed so far this week (from Monday, September 28 to Friday October 2) - you can find the full running list of all school and business closures here
5. Albany Academy
A case of COVID-19 has been confirmed at Albany Academy in Chorley on Wednesday, September 30, 2020, forcing a number of children to stay at home and self-isolate for 14 days. Headteacher Peter Mayland said parents of the affected children have been informed by letter, with guidance on how they should remain indoors and avoid social contact for 14 days.
6. Penwortham Primary School
Penwortham Primary School has asked parents to keep children isolated at home today due to a case of coronavirus on Wednesday, September 30, 2020. The school did not say whether the case is related to a child or a member of staff, but Mrs Hesketh said a number of pupils have been asked to study from home for the next 14 days.