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King’s Lynn driver on right road second time round

A learner driver from Lynn who hit the headlines for becoming one of the quickest to fail a driving test has finally been able to rip up his L-plates.

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King's Lynn Library Visit from Dog's Trust doing an activity day
Jo Goodman (Dogs Trust Education & Community Officer for East Anglia) with some of the youngsters taking part in the event

Youngsters bow, wow, wow-ed at King’s Lynn Library

There was a ‘bone-us’ for children when the Dogs Trust hosted an activity day at Lynn’s Library on Friday morning.

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St Mary Federation (Docking, Sedgeford, Brancaster Schools) having the first Federation Day at Sedgeford Primary School with shared assembly and a variety of workshops, drama, music, cooking, ceramics etc.
Pupils preparing ingredients for the cooking project

Sedgeford Primary School plays host to Federation Day

The St Mary Federation of schools (Docking, Sedgeford and Brancaster) held its first Federation Day at Sedgeford Primary School.

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Sir Henry Bellingham (MP) visits Churchill Park School Fairstead.

Sir Henry visits school of Exellence in King’s Lynn

It was a special day for staff and pupils at Churchill Park School, in Fairstead, on Friday when Sir Henry Bellingham was a guest at the school.

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Children of St Martha's RC School in King's Lynn Launch this year's Mini Gear Picured  In Front Middle Row Steve Lovatt.  Mr. J.O'Donnell (Headteacher) Elliot Gregovczyh.

West Norfolk schools urged to sign up for King’s Lynn fun run

Schools across Lynn and West Norfolk are being urged to get their pupils involved in one of the region’s biggest fun runs.

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Castle Acre Primary  School Oak Class  pupils with some of the products they have made ready for selling to parents in school hall, the event is part of Young Enterprise scheme. 
They are with classteacher Karen Shrimpton and The Bishop of Lynn The Rt Revd Jonathan Meyrick

Castle Acre pupils show enterprise at school sale

Youngsters at Castle Acre Primary school enjoyed a taste of business as part of the Young Enterprise scheme. Five teams of pupils created companies, all of who were sponsored by the school, and started off with a budget of £10.

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Spectacular Space Storytime. at Gaywood Library. Pictured in front Left  Denise Jary ( Vancouver Centre) ) with children and parents.

Storytime goes into orbit at Gaywood Library

Storytime blasted off into outer space at Gaywood Library on Tuesday.

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Marshland St James care home marks Valentine’s Day

Marshland St James care home marks Valentine’s Day

Hickathrift House care home, in Marshland St James, was filled with love in celebration of St Valentine’s Day on Tuesday.

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Pupils from schools across the region take part in the West Norfolk University Challenge Conference held at the University Centre West Anglia.

West Norfolk students face University Challenge at King’s Lynn conference

Some of West Norfolk’s brightest students have taken part in a new initiative that education officials hope will help to raise standards and ambition in the area.

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King’s Lynn students wax and shave away for charity

King’s Lynn students wax and shave away for charity

Computing students from Lynn’s College of West Anglia have been raising money for charities close to their heart.

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Colin Bulley who is concerned about parking and the road near Clackclose School Downham Market

‘Sooner or later a child will get killed’ – motorist reveals Downham Market road concerns

A man from Downham has revealed his concerns for a junction in the town, saying parked cars are putting lives at risk.

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Terrington St Clement high school ‘Good’ – Ofsted

Terrington St Clement high school ‘Good’ – Ofsted

St Clement’s High School has been rated as ‘Good’ by Ofsted inspectors – marking a turnaround since it became an academy.

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BBC Voices Radio at Holly MeadowesPrimary School Pott Row. Pictured In front pupils Jake Smith. Olivia King. with BBC Voices FLtoR Joe Lever.Wendy Witham. Gary Stanley.

Holly Meadows pupils are radio stars for the day

A West Norfolk School were given an insight into the world of radio during a recent visit by the BBC Voices Radio team.

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Sandringham and West Newton Church of England Primary School and Flitcham Church of England Primary Academy, learning together day with a Maths Focus.
LtoR, Alexander Bohlender (Sandringham and West Newton), Kayleigh Fenn-Briars (Flitcham), Annabel Whitmore (Sandringham and West Newton), Isabella Banham (Sandringham and West Newton), Martha McKenzie (Flitcham), Freya Drew (Sandringham and West Newton)

West Norfolk schools host a combined learning day

Children from Sandringham and West Newton CE VA School and Flitcham Primary Academy celebrated NSPCC Number day with a combined Learning Together day in both schools.

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GV picture of the DVSA Test Centre King's Lynn
Practical Test Centre, Rollesby Road, Hardwick Industrial Estate,

King’s Lynn learner driver makes an ‘L’ of an error

A learner driver from West Norfolk who likes to live life in the fast lane did just that by failing his first test after a handful of seconds.

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Southery students support charity

Southery students support charity

Southery Academy’s school council organised a pyjama day and cake sale to raise money for East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH).

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GV of Ten Mile Bank Riverside Academy School

West Norfolk school ‘will thrive in community for years to come’

An academy trust which had proposed to close one of its schools in West Norfolk has admitted that it “does not have a convincing case for closure” following consultation.

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Tour of the new 10 million plus facility at the King's Lynn Academy with the Principal Craig Morrison.

King’s Lynn Academy ‘inadequate’, says new Ofsted report

A Lynn secondary school has been deemed “inadequate” after inspectors found its leaders had not acted quickly enough to raise standards.

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Terrington Tigers presenting �500 to Terrington St Clement Community School for crossing campaign.

Terrington Tigers Club Welfare Officer Kate Boulding (left) presenting the �500 cheque to School Headteacher Liz Hackett (right), watched by some of the pupils involved in the fundraising.

Terrington St Clement crossing campaign gathers steam

A fundraising campaign for a pedestrian crossing close to two schools in Terrington St Clement continues to gather steam.

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Firefighters from Kings Lynn White Watch talking to parents at Middleton School
left to right Simon Ruff, Claudi Vega and Arisbeth Beltrac

Safety first at King’s Lynn school

Firefighters from Lynn White Watch visited Middleton Primary Academy on Tuesday to talk to parents about fire safety.

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