Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Next time you visit the White Horse in Brancaster Staithe, take a look at the children’s menu - it was designed by a local schoolboy.

A primary school in a small Norfolk village has been praised in a recent Ofsted report for the strength of the school’s leadership and its atmosphere.

Young dancers from Dereham Neatherd High School have thrilled an audience at the Dereham Memorial Hall.

Happy, dedicated staff and students, a strong work ethic and a commitment to ensuring every young person reaches their potential are the main ingredients for a bright future, according to the head of a Norfolk sixth form college just rated among the top 1pc in the country.

Reepham High School

Schoolchildren have been learning that you can eat smoked salmon raw, and other valuable information, as part of a day of food science.

Rotary Club

Pupils and staff at Dereham Junior Academy took part in a daily challenge involving skipping, hoopla, football and dancing for Sport Relief week.


Children learned about the importance of brushing their teeth during British Science Week at the Toftwood Infant and Junior School Federation.


The future of education in Briston and surrounds looks secure after the opening of a new £2 million teaching block at Astley Primary School.

Norfolk County Council

A sixth form college in Norfolk has been rated among the top schools in the country after their success in A-level results.

Reepham High School

Students at a mid-Norfolk sixth form welcomed other schools from around the county at a special conference to help further their understanding of psychology.

Fakenham Academy

Pupils at a school in Wells-next-the-Sea have been recognised for their sporting achievements.

Alderman Peel High School

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

A promising batch of scientists of the future have been discovered at a Norfolk school. 
Reception, year one and year two pupils at Brancaster School have been digging into their science lessons with even greater ferocity thanks to twelve lab coats which help them “feel the part”.

A wind farm company has pledged to provide a grant that will give a Norfolk community the chance to gain a greater understanding of the night sky.

Reepham High School

It has been her dream for as long as she can remember.

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.

Wells Maltings

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

Students from a Norfolk school uncovered historical treasures from their own lives when 
they opened time capsules buried three years ago.

Reepham High School

Three secondary schools and a further education college have successfully secured a grant aimed at supporting pupils and encouraging them to take up engineering courses.

Neatherd High School

Students at Northgate High School in Dereham enjoyed a Harry Potter night.

A group of hard-working sports enthusiasts are celebrating after scooping their place in the county’s regional finals.

Fakenham Academy

We have teamed up with Sports for Schools to offer primary and infant schools the chance to win their share of £20,000 worth of sports equipment.

Eastern Daily Press

Our super Mother’s Day booklet is packed with hundreds of adorable messages from hundreds of loving children across Dereham and Fakenham.

An inspirational Fakenham woman has opened up about her experiences of living with alopecia.

An annual fundraising week organised by students at Sheringham High School has raised nearly £2,000 for the hair loss charity Alopecia UK.

United Kingdom

The north Norfolk branch of the University of the Third Age (U3A) has welcomed its 2,000th member.

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

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The results of a housing survey have revealed that there has been a significant increase in property prices in one of Norfolk’s most popular seaside towns while wages have stagnated.

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