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Friday, January 18, 2019

One of Norfolk’s biggest schools has retained its ‘Good’ rating from Ofsted but has been told to do more to address persistent absences by pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds.

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Thetford Academy
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Residents have described the decision by developers behind 5,000 new homes in a Norfolk town to have a bus route run down a muddy track barely wide enough to drive down as ridiculous.

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Mark Robinson
Sunday, January 6, 2019

A new pantomime starting mid-January will be whisking Thetford out of Kansas and into Munchkinland for some colourful fun.

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Thetford Grammar School
Thursday, December 20, 2018

A Norfolk academy trust has been judged as one of the country’s best for disadvantaged pupils.

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Thetford Academy
Tuesday, December 18, 2018

A Norfolk school has called on parents to monitor their children’s use of the internet after an Instagram account was reported for cyberbullying.

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Thetford Academy
Monday, November 12, 2018

Communities across Norfolk and Suffolk have marked 100 years since the Great War’s armistice with a host of processions, services and events.

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Roy Brame
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Norfolk’s manufacturing sector is in the midst of a recruitment crisis, with 100% of companies surveyed in a major review saying they are having difficulty finding the right staff.

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Thetford Academy
Monday, October 1, 2018

A Thetford business stalwart was the special guest at a dinner in Suffolk following his listing in this year’s royal honours.

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Thetford Academy
Friday, September 21, 2018

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.

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Thetford Academy
Thursday, August 23, 2018

There were big smiles, expressions of surprise and tears of joy as pupils opened their GCSE results today.

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Thetford Grammar School
Thursday, August 16, 2018

It was all smiles at Thetford Grammar School as the pupils achieved an 100pc pass rate.

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Jacob Wright
Monday, July 16, 2018

The former principal of a Breckland school has joined the senior leadership team at the Eastern Multi-Academy Trust.

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University of East Anglia
Monday, May 7, 2018

Engineering, self-confidence and the rise of technology and creative industries were explored by three teenagers at a major public talk.

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Thetford Academy
Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Two teenage friends are organising a netball tournament to share the sport they love with others while raising money for charity.

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UN Court
Monday, April 16, 2018

Two young netball players have got together to arrange a charity tournament in Thetford this summer.

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Thetford Academy
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Artwork designed by young people in Thetford has finally been reinstalled after being vandalised seven months ago.

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Lorne Green
Wednesday, March 14, 2018

An East Anglian food factory has welcomed secondary school students to its site as part of a programme aimed at offering youngsters insights into the world of work.

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Thetford Academy
Friday, February 16, 2018

New housing could put significant pressure on schools in a town in which educational standards are already “well below average” and “of significant concern”.

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Terry Jermy
Monday, February 12, 2018

A community and business centre has launched a new fundraising campaign to help with a series of refurbishment works.

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Charles Burrell Centre
Monday, February 5, 2018

MP Elizabeth Truss told Thetford school pupils they should not be afraid to set their sights on Britain’s top universities.

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Elizabeth Truss

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