Yesterday, 16:36

A village infant school has held on to its “good” judgement following one of Ofsted’s short inspections reserved for the best performing providers.

An “exceptionally dedicated” headteacher is retiring after 38 successful years in the teaching profession.

These maps show how in some parts of Norfolk the most and least deprived neighbourhoods are separated by a single road.

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Heads of hundreds of the county’s primary and secondary schools have warned of an “imminent” crisis, in hard-hitting letters sent to parents and carers. Here is the letter in full:

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’Decisions on school spending will no longer be driven by what is best for our children but rather what we can afford’.

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Solar panels, a wind turbine and its own food produce company. These are just three of the things that have made a Martham school worthy winners in this year’s Eco Awards.

Flegg High School

The “quick and decisive” work to raise standards at a Norfolk primary school has been hailed by Ofsted.

The children of Sara and Jenny’s Childminding Services enjoyed a day of fun filled activities as part of their St Patrick’s Day celebrations.

It was a school event fit for a king - several in fact. It was also fit for many queens, bishops and knights.

Stalham Academy took a strong and vibrant choir to perform in the 39th Gorleston Music Festival.


A symbolic phoenix is helping to relaunch a special educational needs department promoting the ideals of transformation and renewal.

Year 1 children from North Denes Primary school in Great Yarmouth were invited to play at their first ever cluster football tournament at Flegg High School.

Flegg High School

Two students are in a buoyant mood after they won a chance to sail around the coast of Canada on a tall ship.

A deputy headteacher has been given a fond farewell by his pupils and colleagues, as he moves on to retirement.

Their sacrifice is etched on memorials the length and breadth of the country - but for the children of one school the men who gave their lives in the First World War have become much more than a set of names.

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Singer-songwriter Tom Ryder struggled in his teenage years with the pressure to perform well at school.

For more than a decade, John Adnitt led the way at a new college set up in Gorleston, helping to establish it from the day it opened.

Sixth Form College

As part of Fairtrade Fortnight the East of England Co-op has been working with pupils at Cobholm Primary Academy to raise awareness of the importance of buying Fairtrade items.

A concerned councillor has hit out at plans to replace a grocery shop with a funeral parlour, saying the move is a loss of a village ‘life line’.

A student at East Norfolk Sixth Form College has beaten off competition from 1500 rivals to reach the last 16 of a national linguistics competition.

Sixth Form College

The whole school day was highjacked by World Book Day events at Cliff Park Ormiston Academy in Gorleston.

James Paget Hospital

Thousands of teenagers have a fresh insight into the variety of jobs and training on offer in Norfolk after a major careers festival.


A slice of Broadway came to Great Yarmouth with a school production of Annie.

Cliff Park

The Matholympics has been running at Edward Worlledge since October to support the young ones from Years 1 to 6 in understanding and recalling key maths facts.

Pupils from Rollesby Primary School and Nursery Key Step 2 classes were thrilled to represent East Norfolk in the County small school sports hall finals held at the UEA, Norwich on March 3.


Recently, Rollesby Primary School and Nursery competed in the Norfolk School Games Key Steps Gymnastic competitions held at Ormiston Venture Academy.

Ormiston Venture Academy

Rollesby Primary School hosted a recent year 2 football tournament against two other schools.

Ormiston Venture Academy

Children and staff at Northgate Primary School had a fantastic day celebrating World Book Day.

Selfie props helped students to get into character for World Book Day at Lynn Grove Academy.

Lynn Grove Academy

Ofsted inspectors have heaped praise on a Gorleston nursery where all children make good progress and are happy.

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Tue, 15:45

Police are investigating following the sudden death of a man in a Great Yarmouth hotel.

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Mon, 14:50

Three teenagers are to appear in youth court later this month, after allegedly breaking into academy grounds after school hours.

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Police are appealing for help to trace a man who is wanted in Norwich.

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Mon, 17:42

A 10-year-old boy was hit in the head by a stranger in Gorleston.

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Mon, 11:53

A pensioner who runs a takeaway in Great Yarmouth has described a break-in over the weekend as “gut-wrenching”.

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