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Great Yarmouth Preservation Trust

Students are tackling traditional old farm buildings in Bulgaria as they hone their conservation skills.

A High Court judge has dismissed a bid for a judicial review into the merger of two Great Yarmouth high schools.

Trafalgar College

Schools and children can showcase their favourite places to read through a special Norfolk Day contest.

BBC

Campaigners will find out today if their legal challenge over the merger of two Great Yarmouth high schools will succeed in the High Court.

Trafalgar College

An annual bursary supporting the future of talented young musicians has ensured students at a Gorleston school can continue to pursue their musical dreams.

Rotary Club

A village school is celebrating after being recognised for setting up a caring crusaders and anti-bullying ambassador scheme.

Birmingham

The MP for Great Yarmouth has said he is “beyond impressed” at what is happening at a school in the town that has been in the headlines.

Brandon Lewis

Pressure on funding has made small schools - often at the heart of communities with decades of history - more vulnerable than ever. As two village Norfolk schools face possible closure, Lauren Cope reports.

Norfolk County Council is consulting on closing Winterton Primary School, after the idea was put forward by the school’s interim executive board. The school has been without a permanent headteacher since the end of 2016, and has a dwindling pupil roll.

Mike Smith-Clare

Instead of being hunched over paper on desks high school students have unleashed their creativity on to big, bold canvases.

Surrey

A village primary school is gearing up to say farewell to its popular headteacher who is heading to retirement after nearly 40 years in education.

India

A controversial Great Yarmouth academy has seen 81 pupils leave the school roll in the academic year so far, figures show.

A Norfolk school is closed this morning while emergency repairs are carried out.

A bride-to-be is facing a conundrum ahead of her big day, as England kicks off their quarter-final game against Sweden at the same time her guests will take their seats for her wedding breakfast.

Facebook

Towns and villages in Great Yarmouth will be visited this month by “The Mental Wellbeing Road Show”.

United Kingdom

A college principal has defended its record after it was rated as ‘requires improvement’ by Ofsted.

Stuart Rimmer

Plans to merge the best performing college in the country with another which Ofsted says ‘requires improvement’ will continue despite two-thirds of respondents to a consultation saying they are against the proposal.

East Coast College

A Norfolk policing team have had another successful day, after Police Dog Harry chased down a pair of suspects on the Acle straight.

Great Yarmouth Police Investigation Centre

An antique photo album containing images dating back to the Victorian age from across East Anglia has been discovered in a pile of items due to be thrown out of a charity shop.

Great Yarmouth

As World Cup fever continues to grip the nation Great Yarmouth school children are celebrating an early goal scoring success.

The wheels of fundraising success were set in motion in Great Yarmouth as more than £800 was raised for Great Ormond Street Childrens’ Hospital, and Help an East Coast Child.

Marina Centre

Children at a Norfolk school have had a taste of Olympic stardom after a medal-winning swimmer visited their school.

London

A Norfolk rock/pop band will be returning to home turf this month, when they play a famous Oulton Broad pub.

A village school has helped a road safety campaign by holding a sports afternoon and cake sale.

Playtime has never been more fun for children at a primary school in Great Yarmouth following the opening of a new play area.

A headteacher praised the community spirit as hundreds of people turned out for a special event.

Norfolk County Council

Twelve school buses in Norfolk will soon be carrying colourful recycling messages designed by local children.

A dispute over a merger of two high schools in Great Yarmouth is set to be heard in the High Court.

Trafalgar College

A Norfolk primary school could shut by the end of the year after its board called for closure to be considered.

County Council

Pupils at a Great Yarmouth school delved into the 3,000-year-old art of kite flying as part of a spring project.

China

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