Mon, 06:55

Unfilled places in the new intake at a Great Yarmouth school have doubled, amid proposals for a controversial merger.

Children at a Wymondham primary school have created an exhibition about emotions.

Primary School

A historian of international reputation will be speaking to students at Wymondham College.

University of East Anglia

Valuable safety lessons will be taught to Norfolk’s primary school children as part of a series of interactive workshops which are touring the county.

More than 430 schools across the region will remain closed today (Friday) due to poor weather conditions.

Beast from the East

Hundreds of schools in Norfolk and Suffolk remain closed today (Thursday) following fresh weather warnings across the country.


As the curtain continues to rise on Norfolk’s community theatre scene, reporter Donna-Louise Bishop explores the reasons behind its enduring appeal.


Widespread snow has fallen across Norfolk and Waveney overnight. Here’s where you can find out here if your local school has been forced to close fully or partially.

Norfolk County Council

Three generations of the same family will share a platform at the famous TEDxNorwichED event to say what they think it means to “dream big”.

A respected headteacher from an academy’s past made a valuable donation to its future after leaving £6,000 in his will for the school’s library.

A Holby City star returned to his old Norfolk school with an inspiring message to pupils of how he went to being a quiet and timid young boy to an internationally-acclaimed actor.

Young historians staged a play at a museum to highlight the incredible sacrifices made by two suffragettes who have been largely forgotten by history.

A teacher’s hard work in championing equality has been recognised by a national award from the LGBT+ charity.

You might have thought – hoped, even – that you had left your school days behind you for good.

A football team from Long Stratton High School have beaten six other teams to win the Canary Champions Cup.

An independent school has said it will cut its sixth form fees by a third, as part of a shake-up to its provision.

Schoolchildren have swapped pens and paper for spades and wellies as they plant hundreds of trees to create a new woodland walk area.

A drive to help primary schools unlock thousands of pounds for vital sports equipment has today been launched.

Norwich City legend Wes Hoolahan was on hand to cut the ribbon as a school announced its partnership with a children’s activity camps charity.

Hethersett Old Hall School

A high school in Norfolk which inspectors say is driven by “high aspirations” is celebrating a positive watchdog report.

For years, in a school that was cramped and no longer fit for purpose, they fought for a new home.

Terry Hickman Smith

Villagers have defeated a proposed school bus cut which would have meant children walking six miles to and from school alongside a fast and busy road.

Plans to halve the £10m budget for Norfolk’s children’s centre services have taken a step forward.

Liberal Democrat

A group of youngsters were given the chance to experience working as an artist after spending a day printing African inspired wall hangings.


A popular pre-school could need about £100,000 to replace its crumbling 25-year-old mobile building - or risk having to close for good.

Children in Attleborough have waved farewell to their tired old school building and started the year’s studies in a brand new home.

Two Norfolk state schools have been named among the best in the country by a well-known society magazine.

Wymondham High Academy

“No dream is impossible” - that is message behind a series of inspirational talks to Norfolk schoolgirls from leading women in the worlds of business, academia, health and politics.

Children face the prospect of a six-mile walk to school beside a fast and busy road if their school bus is axed, it has been claimed.

Students have been given a lesson in road safety after their carpark was turned into a road traffic accident.

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