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Tue, 17:43

It was a school sports day with a difference at Dereham Neatherd High School.

Forty youngsters took part in Mattishall Primary School’s annual talent show from singers to dancers, magicians, gymnasts, musicians, comedians and a baton twirler.

Mattishall

Levitating paperclips and orbiting pennies were among the challenges faced by students at a physics competition which saw four pupils from Reepham High School emerge as winners.

Reepham High School

Fakenham Academy students pulled out all of the stops to arrive at the Year 11 prom in fine style.

Reepham High School evolved into Rydell High for two nights with a high energy, swift paced production of Grease.

Reepham High School

An emotive portrait of a man’s face has won a Norfolk six-former top place in a new art competition.

Sixth Form College

Children at Toftwood Infant school explored their topic of habitats and environments with a visit by Lindsey and Steve from Butterflies of Britain and a group of Painted Lady butterflies.

Toftwood Infant School

The trophy cabinet at Neatherd High School in Dereham has a new addition after a group of dancers won a prestigious national competition.

Neatherd High School

Tickets please! Pupils at one Dereham school will now be queuing up to get on a bus for a journey into the world of books and reading.

school

A group of Reepham High School and College teachers and pupils have spent the day in beekeeping suits to raise money for a charity which sends beekeepers worldwide to share their expertise.

Reepham High School

A reading scheme setup to help improve the reading ability of young children in the county is appealing for more volunteers.

United Kingdom

Tributes have been paid to the pioneering and popular former headteacher of three Norfolk primary schools, who has died of cancer just a year after retiring.

Great Witchingham

A village school has literally drafted in the troops to give their grounds a much-needed lift.

Dereham

A Beetley schoolgirl will be following in the footsteps of international stars Lily James and Daisy Ridley when she performs in a dance show in London, as part of a prestigious performing arts school.

Dereham

A fashion show at Dereham’s Neatherd High School included contributions from local stores as well as students’ own creations.

Dereham

A £90,000 choral and creative writing project which brought together school children and celebrated artists has been hailed an “incredible success”.

Gressenhall

Flying Kiwi chef Chris Coubrough visited Stibbard All Saints Primary School to officially open its new kitchen.

ITV

Last week’s unexpected election result was driven heavily by young people, many of whom were inspired to vote by the fresh vision put forward by Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour party.

A Dereham high school has been praised for its determined leadership and strong education planning in its first Ofsted inspection since being formed into a multi-academy trust.

Glyn Hambling

It has been her dream for years to study at one of the top musical theatre colleges in the country.

Northgate High School

A young enterprising media student has seen an ambitious pitch for work experience pay off with the chance to film and photograph his home town’s biggest music event of the year.

Dereham Sixth Form College

A Gorleston school was chosen as the launch site for a summer competition with the aim of getting youngsters writing.

Norfolk County Council

They may be too young to vote in the General Election but pupils at Dereham’s Neatherd High School will still have their say on who they would like to run the country.

Liberal Democrats

A schoolgirl from Swaffham has completed a challenge most adults would find physically tough.

Swaffham

A student from Stiffkey, near Wells, has secured top place in a regional competition.

University students were given the chance to work alongside a Turner Prize-winning artist Richard Long to create a film about his new exhibition.

A free book will be given to pre-school children who visit a library in Norfolk next week as part of a national initiative.

A 12-year-old from Swaffham has set off on a 47-mile challenge to raise money for her school.

Swaffham

Well-known children’s author Kevin Crossley-Holland opened a village school’s new library during a celebration of the joys of reading.

With the half term week now upon us, we’ve put together a list of activities - both inside and out - families can enjoy over the next few days.

Norfolk Wildlife Trust

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13:24

The Red Arrows display team are set to perform an aerobatic display over Holkham Country Fair today, despite the weekend’s unsettled weather.

Read more
United Kingdom
12:34

Tom Jones is getting ready to perform some of his most iconic hits at Holkham Hall this evening.

Read more
10:43

Residents say they have been left feeling frustrated and excluded after a workshop that was intended to give an update on how plans for two of Norfolk’s largest wind farm projects would impact their village.

Read more
10:12

Vulnerable young people who are exploited by London gangs to transport drugs into Norfolk should be treated as victims, rather than criminals, according to the NSPCC.

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Heavy rain hit parts of Norfolk overnight and into the morning but organisers at the Holkham Country Fair say that they expect everything to go ahead as planned.

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