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Wednesday, December 5, 2018
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A team of literary whizzes from Norfolk headed to London to battle it out in the finals of the national Kids’ Lit Quiz competition.

A former Ofsted inspector has been appointed to lead an academy trust with schools in East Anglia.

Academy Transformation Trust

Amidst Brexit related turmoil at Westminster, the next generation of potential prime ministers took part in a hotly contested leadership challenge at a Norfolk school.

Iceni Academy

A short film has been released to highlight the impact of court closures.

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

Placard wielding parents in Thetford have held a protest against plans to close children’s centres.

Terry Jermy

The organisation behind a children’s ‘goblin’ racing event in Norfolk will be sharing a special opportunity for schools at Norwich Science Festival.

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

NHS

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

Margaret Dewsbury

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

David Powles

With just two days to go until the official launch of our Books for Schools campaign, a children’s author has spoken about the positive ways books have shaped his life.

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

A mother was attacked by a mugger who punched her in the face whilst she was on the way to collect her son from school.

Thetford Academy

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

Norfolk County Council

A Norfolk trust which educates vulnerable children has once again been told it must improve its “weak financial position” by bringing in more experienced people to help run it.

Students at the Iceni Academy in Methwod have had the opportunity to start a new school year by studying a new subject.

Iceni Academy

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

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