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A group of girls from a Bungay school have walked away from a badminton competition as county champions.

More than four thousand people have signed a petition launched by a concerned mother urging Suffolk County Council to scrap its controversial plans to reorganise free school transport.

Gordon Jones

Suffolk childcare providers have welcomed a payment increase – but warned the fight for sustainable funding is not over.

Gordon Jones

Early years’ providers have cautiously welcomed a funding rise expected to be approved by Suffolk County Council (SCC) today but warned it might not be enough to end the “crisis”.

Gordon Jones

Youngsters at a Beccles primary school have been enjoying a trip to the stables as part of a new after school riding club.

Pupils from Saint Felix School brought festive cheer to residents at Broadlands Care Home in Oulton Broad.

Saint Felix School

A traditional Christmas competition has ended in tears for students at Bungay Sixth Form after an all-teacher team were crowned kurling champions.

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A new free school for Lowestoft is set to open in September 2018, with the latest image of the building unveiled by the trust today.

Pupils at a Beccles school have been sharing their creative talents at their annual Christmas Showcase.

Beccles Free School

Headteachers have spoken out against plans to cut school transport services as a consultation was launched into the plans.

Gordon Jones

A man who has been charged with child sex offences - including prostitution of a child aged under 13 - was formerly a teacher at a Norfolk school, it has emerged.

Hundreds of Suffolk children helped “raise the roof” during a singing project first conceived to mark the centenary of one of the county’s most famous composers.

Sir John Leman High School

A team of young athletes from across North Suffolk joined forces to compete in the southern area finals of a prestigious multisport contest.

Bungay High School

It is the biggest academy trust in Norfolk, having grown to 30 schools in its four years. Lauren Cope talks to the outgoing and new chief executives at the Diocese of Norwich Education and Academies Trust (DNEAT), as it turns a new page.

Norfolk County Council

A mentoring programme designed to raise aspirations and instil confidence in Lowestoft pupils is seeking new volunteers from local businesses.

Stephen Ardley

Students at a Southwold area school have raised more than £3,000 for a charity which supports vulnerable children in Africa and Asia.

Children’s services in Suffolk have been rated as among the best in the country by Ofsted.

A Waveney village is now home to dozens of modern stone age families like the Flintstones, after schoolchildren learned all about the customs of our pre-historic ancestors.

Each year we send our team of professional photographers to capture primary school children across Beccles, Bungay and the surrounding areas as they embark on their journey through school in their very first class.

Funding for sports and PE at Suffolk primary schools is being doubled as part of a Government drive to tackle childhood obesity.

A Lowestoft-area school has taken steps to make all of its pupils storytellers.

A new partnership between a college and care provider has laid the foundation for a fresh breed of carers in the region.

Carlton Colville

A school is looking forward to an “exciting future” after joining a trust focused on the protection of rural schools across Norfolk and Suffolk.

Headteachers say under-threat community police officers have made a “significant contribution” to keeping classrooms safe and pupils on the right path.

Hobart High School

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