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Thursday, February 16, 2017
Emma Pinner, student Occupational Therapist. Picture: Julie Durrant.

Students at Ormiston Denes Academy learned about mental illness and how to keep themselves safe online during two specially organised events.

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Ormiston Denes Academy
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Ormiston Denes Academy U12s (pictured) won the North Suffolk School Games northern area rugby tournament, which took place at Southwold Rugby Club on January 31. Picture: ORMISTON DENES ACADEMY

Talented youngsters from a Lowestoft academy are celebrating after they were triumphant in a rugby tournament.

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Benjamin Britten
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Lowestoft Station arches project is unveiled. Pictures: MICK HOWES

A major project to transform the arches at a railway station has been hailed as a success.

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Bob Collis
Friday, January 27, 2017
Lowestoft Holocaust Memorial Day. Photo: Mick Howes

Commemorating more than 70 years since the liberation of Auschwitz, dignitaries, residents and young people joined together to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.

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Mark Bee
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Lowestoft acid attack victim Adele Bellis. 
Picture: JAMES BASS

She was left scarred for life by a vicious revenge acid attack after getting into an abusive relationship that spiralled out of control.

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Jason Harrison
Saturday, November 19, 2016
Year Eight pupils at Ormiston Denes Academy try out the new fitness equipment from a lottery grant. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Students at a Lowestoft school have been limbering up and getting active thanks to new exercise equipment funded by the Big Lottery Fund.

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Ormiston Denes Academy
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Back then - Children in Need at St Margarets Primary Academy in Lowestoft last year. Pictures; MICK HOWES

Cakes will be baked, faces painted and chests will be waxed, while others will be donning fancy dress and wearing something spotty as they put the fun into fund-raising.

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Red Oak Primary School
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Kevin Blakey has been appointed as the new principal of Thetford Academy.

Two new headteachers have pledged to build on improvements at a pair of major high schools after a change in leadership.

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Peter Marshall
Monday, October 24, 2016
Ormiston Denes academy science, technology, engineering and maths employability day.
Euan Dorling and Lucy Neeve with lego technology.
PHOTO: Nick Butcher

Youngsters from across Lowestoft learned about the importance of science and technology - and the future career paths they offer. The enthusiastic students took part in the science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) community event on Thursday, October 13 at Ormiston Denes Academy.

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Ormiston Denes Academy
Monday, September 5, 2016
Peter Marshall has stepped down as principal of Ormiston Denes Academy. Picture: Nick Butcher

A coastal high school has appointed an interim headteacher after its principal resigned.

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Peter Marshall
Thursday, August 25, 2016
L to R: Tom Hill, Rosie Kinsella, Grace Collis, Rupert Hayes.

Exam results are continuing the upward trend in Lowestoft and Reydon with school reporting an increase in students achieving GCSE maths and English at grade C or above.

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Benjamin Britten
Monday, July 25, 2016
Claud Castleton, from Lowestoft, who was awarded the Victoria Cross in the first world war

The Lowestoft builder’s son with a thirst for adventure had been seeking his fortune in one of the remotest corners of the British empire when war broke out.

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Ormiston Denes Academy
Friday, June 24, 2016
Kellogg's cereal donation from a charity called His Church Charity. Champions, School Breakfasts For Winners’ breakfast cereal giveaway event at Ormiston Denes Academy.  Students Chloe Robertshaw and Ellie-Mae O'Sullivan with a bowl of cornflakes.  Picture: James Bass

It is often referred to as the most important meal of the day, particularly for students as they embark on a number of important exams.

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Red Oak Primary School
Monday, June 6, 2016
Challan Carmichael performs at Ormiston Denes Academy. PHOTO: Nick Butcher

An inspirational singer visited a Lowestoft high school to speak about overcoming challenges and adversity in everyday life.

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Ormiston Denes Academy
Friday, June 3, 2016
The winning team from Ormiston Denes Academy.

New friendships were made as more than 100 young athletes came together to compete in two disability sport finals in Lowestoft.

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Pakefield High School
Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Two cars collided close to a high school in Lowestoft this morning (Tuesday).

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Ormiston Denes Academy
Monday, March 28, 2016
Ethan Smith, Mollie Murrant, Ashlyn Manning, Hayden Lee and Daniel Harrison in the green room. 

PHOTO: Nick Butcher

Working to tight deadlines and coming up with inventive ideas are typically associated with school life.

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Peter Marshall

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