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Tue, 15:36

Safety checks are needed on the roofs of almost 60 schools across Norfolk - to establish whether they could be at risk of collapse.

Dusty Dragon, Bernie Blackhead and Jolly Jake the Jester were among the comic characters featured in a Camelot-inspired play performed by pupils at Cromer Junior School.

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.

Three Norfolk schools which hold an outstanding Ofsted rating have not had full inspections for more than a decade, it can be revealed.

Youngsters at a north Norfolk primary school will soon be cooking up a storm in a state-of-the-art culinary classroom, thanks to the efforts of a team of parents who have raised £25,000 by hosting events ranging from coffee mornings to cake sales.

Fresh leadership is helping to reverse a prolonged decline in standards at a Norfolk primary school.

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

The joys of nature feature in a one-minute video showing a wildlife meadow at a north Norfolk school.

A green-fingered student at Sheringham High School has bagged a top award for his growing skills, in in a competition hosted by one of the UK's leading seed and agri-research companies.

Schoolchildren in Norfolk face disruption to their end-of-term celebrations due to imminent general election.

General Election 2019

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

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.

Eighteen months of hard work at a coastal nursery have finally paid dividends following the grand opening of a refurbished pre-school building.

Students walked out of school to take the world-wide protests against climate change to the streets of a Norfolk town.

Sheringham

A groundbreaking ceremony held at a Norfolk school for children with additional needs marked the start of a £1.4 million building project aimed at improving the prospects of youngsters with disabilities, ranging from cerebral palsy, to autism.

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.

A woman who had part of her bowel removed to treat a rare form of cancer has hit out at a council for initially refusing her support with school transport.

A troubled school where inspectors said a "legacy of ineffective leadership" had hampered improvements has joined an academy trust.

A school has received a £2,000 cash boost to its library to help students develop a love of art and art history.

Cromer

Norfolk schoolgirl Nadia Sparkes made headlines around the world when she adopted the nickname Trash Girl. Reporter STUART ANDERSON spoke to her about settling into a new school, Greta Thunberg and the ongoing battle for the environment..

Parents who park where they shouldn't during the school run will face a greater chance of being fined in the future.

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