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Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Neil McShane

A Norfolk academy principal has stepped up to the top job in its parent trust.

A new pupil has joined the class in a village primary school - and he’s slightly hairier than the others.

As part of our Books for Schools campaign we are on a mission to crown Norfolk’s favourite children’s book.

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A “big decision” has been made for Norfolk County Council to borrow £120m to build up to four new schools for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).

Steve Morphew

Jeremy Corbyn will join the fight to protect Norfolk’s children’s centres during a visit to the county this weekend.

Jeremy Corbyn

Youngsters at a Wymondham school got the chance to try their hand at the Paralympic sport of Boccia thanks to a visit from an award winning coach.

Wymondham

One in three Norfolk children are finishing primary school obese or overweight, new figures reveal.

NHS

A £20.6m education shake-up in a Norfolk village has moved a step closer, with plans submitted for a new primary school and nursery.

Hethersett Academy

Plans have been revealed which would see two of Norfolk’s Academy Trusts join forces ahead of a merger.

Wymondham High Academy

Cuts to Norfolk’s mobile libraries have been agreed, which will see two fewer vehicles and some stops no longer called at.

Margaret Dewsbury

Parents say they are concerned about children’s safety after a school blocked an entrance for security reasons.

Diss High School

It’s time to start collecting - our Books for Schools campaign begins today.

David Powles

Schools across the region are counting down the days until our Books for Schools campaign is officially launched.

Forty-six of Norfolk’s 53 children’s centres could be closed after council bosses finally revealed proposals for a review of the service.

Penny Carpenter

The number of children being excluded from Norfolk schools is “shockingly high” and systems need to be changed, one of the county’s MPs has told Parliament.

Norman Lamb

A company which supplies 42 schools in Norfolk and 57 in Suffolk has left children without uniforms on their first days of school.

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The first day of school can be an anxious milestone for parents and children alike.

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Schools across the south west of Norwich area have improved upon or maintained their strong GCSE results this year.

Neil McShane

New chapters will today begin for thousands of teenagers who shrugged off a major shake-up in exams to achieve strong results.

A children’s activity provider has announced the launch of new arts and crafts classes.

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