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Wed, 12:46

Virtual reality experiences were showcased to more than 450 students from across Suffolk and Norfolk at a special skills event.

A district's only speech and language unit, supporting children as young as five, is to close at the end of the school year.

Norfolk County Council's leadership has been accused of "callous incompetence" after the collapse of the Great Yarmouth Community Trust.

User groups and staff were locked out of a charitable trust's Great Yarmouth's headquarters after it went into liquidation.

A mother has described the shock closure of her son's school as "like a bereavement."

Norfolk schools are facing a £29m funding shortfall next year compared to 2015, despite political parties promising billions of pounds of more money, a union has claimed.

An academy trust has scrapped plans to cut more than 100 support staff jobs.

Think you know your Harry Potter from your Horrid Henry? Or your Gryffindor from your Gross Class Zero?

It is a popular annual event that helps children to stay safe within the community, online and at home.

As an award-winning performance poet his talks and workshops are in great demand across the country.

A school for vulnerable youngsters where a high number of pupils are excluded or involved in "serious behaviour incidents" has been slammed by Ofsted inspectors.

Lowestoft

More than 450 students from across Suffolk and Norfolk will converge on a state-of-the-art energy skills centre for a special event.

With this year's General Election taking place in December for the first time in decades and Brexit being the big issue for this year's polls, the 2019 vote is shaping up to be different to most.

Dreams have become reality with the opening of a world-class facility.

Ofsted has raised concerns about potential "off-rolling" of students at a Suffolk school.

A boarding school in Southwold has been criticised by inspectors who raised concerns over leadership and pupils' welfare.

Five years ago a Lowestoft primary school rebranded its sports department in an effort to boost attainment and make the children aspire to be fit and healthy.

Suffolk's MPs have united in calling for changes to government guidance on school transport, which have led to problems in the county.

Changes to a controversial school transport policy in Suffolk have not been ruled out in 2020, as a 'lessons learnt' study is due to be published in the New Year.

A watchdog has praised a "transformation" in front-line services for vulnerable children - but said "significant shortfalls" remain in other areas of practice.

A Suffolk college hopes its 
new specialised training centre will help cement the region's place on the global energy sector map.

Insight Energy

A new £11.7m energy skills centre is set to be unveiled in Lowestoft next month.

Insight Energy

Children's safety could be at risk, union bosses have warned as a school trust announces plans to cut over 130 jobs in ICT, caretaking and maintenance.

Young people who claimed schools "just didn't care" when it came to bullying have sparked positive action.

Nearly 6,000 pupils in Suffolk are being taught in schools whose last inspection showed them to be inadequate according to new figures unveiled by the county council.

Three primary schools in Waveney are hoping to hit the back of the net with a sporting award.

Three academies have been threatened with closure if rapid improvements are not made.

Parents and carers have until the end of the month to submit an application to secure their child's place at a Suffolk secondary school for September next year.

Dinosaurs, fairies and planets hidden in popular parks are set to entertain youngsters as part of an ambitious new project.

Vulnerable children in Norfolk are set to benefit from a share of £84m of government funding for a landmark project to improve support for those at risk.

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