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Edward Worlledge Primary School

Award-winning and best selling author, Billy Bob Buttons, visited Edward Worlledge Primary School in Great Yarmouth last week to talk to the children in upper school about creative writing ... and how to get started.

Hark the Herald Angels Sing! Pictured are members of the Ormiston Herman Academy key stage 1 choir, who performed at Great Yarmouth Minster last week as part of the Sounds 4 Christmas concert.

High-achieving students from Ormiston Venture Academy visited Cambridge University to get an insight into life there.

Ormiston Venture Academy

Pupils and teachers from Northgate Primary School are celebrating after receiving new equipment from the Sainsbury’s Active Kids programme.


Children from Freethorpe Primary and Nursery school along with parents, carers and other family members took part in a Race for Life fun run at the school.

Being guilty of stealing a chicken and receiving a prison sentence with hard labour was dished out to the Edward Worlledge Primary school’s year 5 children last week!

Pupils and staff at Ormiston Herman Academy are recording a Christmas CD.

Pupils at Caister Junior School were treated to a very exciting photograph opportunity.

Over 20 exhibitors and nearly 400 potential apprentices explored apprenticeship opportunities and gained an insight into their chosen sectors.

Great Yarmouth College

Children, families and staff at Wroughton Junior School collected filled a massive 75 shoeboxes for the Christmas Child Shoe Box appeal.

Students at East Norfolk Sixth Form College have won prestigious scholarships from the London Institute of Business and Finance (LIBF). The scholarships were £750 for those coming in the top 1pc nationally of the Certificate and Diploma in Financial Studies examinations in 2016. There was also a £500 scholarship for those students who achieved either an A or A* grade in the examinations.

Sixth Form College

If you were in Northgate Primary School, Great Yarmouth this week, you would have seen the Red Watch Fire Crew visiting Year 2 pupils.


Uncertainty surrounding the future of Great Yarmouth High School has resulted in a “state of paralysis” according to the latest Ofsted inspection.

Great Yarmouth High School

The children at Ormiston Herman Academy have been very busy filling shoeboxes up with toys, games and other items.

Edward Worlledge Primary School’s Year 3 classes had the project gauntlet thrown down and were asked to recreate a Stone Age village in collaboration with their termly project.

Edward Worlledge Primary School

Students at Great Yarmouth’s new high school have held their first awards’ assembly - with an awards programme they helped devise.

Trafalgar College

An ‘A’ grade student has criticised his old school for showing what he claimed was “a lack of respect” after cancelling an awards ceremony for former pupils.

The future of Great Yarmouth High School should become clear within days, council officers have said.

Great Yarmouth High School

Plans for a new school library

Saturday, November 12, 2016

A school is looking to broaden the horizons of its pupils, with the addition of a new library to its premises.

Great Yarmouth Borough Council

Work will shortly be starting on a £2.8m transformation of a Great Yarmouth school site - as it completes its full conversion from an infants to a primary.

Norfolk County Council

The young ones from Sara and Jenny’s Childminding Services enjoyed a Diwali extravaganza during the half term holiday joining in with the five day festival of light celebrated by Hindus.

Lollipop men and women could disappear from outside schools across Norwich, after research found they did not meet a national threshold set down by safety experts.

Norfolk County Council

Never fearful of undertaking any challenge handed to them, the Year 4 classes at Edward Worlledge Primary school were asked to create, as part of their home project, an example of the Roman period.

A giant egg-shaped, scorched object is puzzling the Young Ones as Cliff Park Junior School in Gorleston since is appeared in the grounds early Monday morning this week.

Cliff Park

A failing junior school is to become part of an academy chain as efforts are made to lift standards.

Lynn Grove Academy

This impressive picture shows the heights some people will go to to feature in our young ones section!

Cobholm and Lichfield Childcare Centre staff, parents and carers have over the past few weeks donated food items and toiletries to Alan Smith, community manager on behalf of the Salvation Army for their Harvest Festival.

Salvation Army

Cliff Park boat-builders win competition

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Budding engineers from Cliff Park Ormiston Academy were recently crowned winners in a two-day boat building competition at Oulton Broad.

Cliff Park

Crucial discussions are to take place over the next week to discuss the future of Great Yarmouth High School.

Great Yarmouth High School

Norfolk County Council says 392 schools in Norfolk currently have asbestos on their premises.

County Council

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A joint investigation has today been launched after a man suffered fatal injuries on a gas platform 70 miles off the Norfolk coast.

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Mon, 13:53

A woman has been charged with failure to control her dog after it attacked and killed another dog on Great Yarmouth seafront.

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Mon, 15:27

A house believed to be the centre of drug-taking was today closed up by police following a court order.

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Sunday, December 4, 2016

A spectator who died of a suspected cardiac arrest at a football match in Gorleston has been named.

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Police are appealing for witnesses to a crash in Great Yarmouth, which happened last Thursday.

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From the Mousehold Heath Norwich skyline to the houses of Sheringham stretched out under Beeston Bump, there’s plenty of iconic views in Norfolk.

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