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Friday, June 9, 2017

Gorleston are heading in the right direction, according to chairman Alan Gordon.

Monday, May 29, 2017

Students from Ormiston Venture Academy in Gorleston had the chance to quiz general election candidates for the constituency at a hustings event.

Friday, May 12, 2017

Gorleston held their end-of-season presentation night for the senior sides in the clubhouse on Saturday.

Friday, April 21, 2017

Students at Ormiston Venture Academy had a two night residential stay at the Jesus College of Cambridge University, as part of the Sutton Scholars programme.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Students successfully argued their case on a number of thorny issues to beat rivals from across the country.

Monday, March 20, 2017

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

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

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

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

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

Monday, March 6, 2017

Two Gorleston students were given the opportunity to step over the thin blue line and learn about police life at a ‘takeover day’.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Horror is helping children at a Gorleston school to invent characters and build stories.

Monday, February 27, 2017

Youngsters have given politicians a run for their money, wowing judges at a debating competition.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

They are volunteer lifesavers who give up their time to treat seriously injured people hurt in crashes and other emergencies.

Friday, February 10, 2017

Pupils from Ormiston Venture Academy in Gorleston had the unique opportunity to visit Cambridge University for an introduction to the prestigious Pembroke College of Cambridge University.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Students at Ormiston Venture Academy in Gorleston have been taken on an epic journey across the world, as part of the Google Expeditions programme, which provides virtual reality experiences.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Residents in and around Great Yarmouth breathed a sigh of relief as a tidal surge - which threatened to be as bad as that of 2013 - was not as serious as expected.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Around 100 people have been making use of rest centres set up across Great Yarmouth and Gorleston.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Even more people are being advised to evacuate their homes in the Great Yarmouth area, as emergency services and councils continue to work together on the process following the severe flood warnings.

Friday, January 13, 2017

The police have started evacuating 5,000 people from their homes in Great Yarmouth due to the severe flood risk.

Friday, January 13, 2017

More than 5,000 properties in South Yarmouth, North Yarmouth, Caister, Southtown and Cobholm areas are being evacuated from 10am this morning with additional police resources drafted in alongside military personnel to visit those homes directly affected.

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Schools in and around the borough could lose 159 teachers, according to new figures.

Thursday, December 1, 2016

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

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Students and companies from the oil and gas industry were brought together to inspire the next generation of energy sector workers.

Monday, November 21, 2016

Norfolk swimming star Jessica-Jane Applegate has launched a crowd-funding appeal to try and save her competitive career after seeing her funding dramatically cut.

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Another eventful year in the life of Norfolk swimming star Jessica-Jane Applegate is finishing on a high, as the Paralympian sets her sights on recovering full fitness.

Friday, September 16, 2016

Council is paid to sort out things

Friday, September 9, 2016

Swimming star Jessica-Jane Applegate won a Paralympic bronze medal last night after an exciting S14 100m backstroke race.

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Jessica-Jane Applegate insists it will be business as usual despite harbouring her own fears about the crisis-hit Paralympics.

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Parents in Norfolk’s tourism heartlands are more likely to be fined for taking their children out of school than anywhere else in the county.

Saturday, August 27, 2016

A simulated evacuation of about 30 residents will take place next week to test emergency rest centre plans for a real flood – and people can help by volunteering as the would-be evacuees.

Thursday, August 25, 2016

It was a fitting end to the career of a Gorleston headteacher, as he celebrated another year of GCSE results with his pupils.

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