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Hap-pea days! Kimberley through to cooking final

A teenage cook has made the finals of a national competition – after drawing up a recipe celebrating a staple ingredient in everyone’s kitchen.

Education
Hilderthorpe pupils Lyla and Libby, and headteacher Kath Carlisle congratulate Molly Fletcher and Gail Pugh.

Our super science teachers

Teachers who are passing on their love of science to children at two Bridlington primary schools have been recognised with regional awards.

Education
YMCA Sierra Leone national general secretary Christian Kamara lays the first of the foundations.

The African school project funded from Bridlington

This is the school in West Africa which is being transformed thanks to money raised in East Yorkshire. Staff and students at Bridlington School have formed strong links with the YMCA Hope Primary School in Sierra Leone and have raised almost £17,000 in the past year.

Education

Stepping out to help African school

Year 8 students at Bridlington School followed in the footsteps of Year 7 pupils by walking a total of 500 miles to raise money for a school in Africa.

Education
Teenager arrested for bomb hoax messages

School bomb hoax: Teenager arrested

A teenager has been arrested over hoax bomb threats sent to thousands of schools, including some in Bridlington.

Crime
The Rix Pavilion at Driffield Showground.

Students given food for thought at showground

More than 1,500 children from 35 schools across East Yorkshire and Hull will find out where food comes from at a special event this Wednesday (23 May).

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Joseph Kynman, Robert Philpot, Maisie Benson, Eduards Lurans, Harry Johnston, Joseph Rowbottom and Luke Wilson.

Headlands team show their style to business leaders

Students from Headlands School stepped into the dragon’s den and came out unscathed.

Business
Lacey Burrows has been studying nail techology at the college

Nail a career in beauty salons

The Inspire salon at East Riding College in Bridlington will be running a full-time nail technology course from September.

Business
Staff and youngsters at Flamborough Pre-School

Ofsted praise for village pre-school

Flamborough Pre-School has been ranked as ‘good’ in all areas after a visit by Ofsted inspectors in March.

Education
Many of our students attended the BBC Radio 4 Any Questions debate at Bridlington Priory.

The East Riding College column with principal Mike Welsh

I was delighted and encouraged to see strong representation from the College at the recent Any Questions debate hosted at the Priory by the Rotary Club of Bridlington.

News
Youngsters at Burlington Infants School

School's big day for diabetes charity

Pupils at Burlington Infants School raised £218.40 for the JDRF charity, which works to eradicate type 1 diabetes.

Education
Letters and emails were sent out today

Did your child get a place at first-choice school?

Three Bridlington primaries were oversubscribed as parents found out this week if their children had been given a place at their first-choice school.

Education
The school wants the cup back so it can be engraved and passed on to the next winner

Search is on for cup

Headlands School is looking to track down the Jefferson Cup, which has been awarded for serives to the lower school since 1993 but has not been returned to school to give to future winners

Education
Bay Primary School closed after receiving an email hoax.

Email threats: New advice to be sent to schools

New guidance will be issued to Bridlington schools after they were targeted by hoax emails.

Education
Humberside Police says the threat is not credible

UPDATE: Police response to hoax emails to schools

Police have said the emails sent to schools in Bridlington is a 'non-credible threat'.
News
Free Press breaking news

More hoax emails sent to Bridlington schools

Hoax emails warning of bomb threats have been sent to Bridlington schools for the second time in a month.
Education
Student of the year Alex Barraclough

Exam results put college in top 10% in UK

GCSE maths results at East Riding College are among the best in the country.

Education
Headlands School pupils at the Not in Our Community event at Hessle School.

Headlands report – ‘Not in Our Community’ youth summit

Report by Mellissa Freeman Year 12 pupils at Headlands School.

News
Members of the successful Encore Theatre: Alfie Grimshaw, Mellissa Freeman, Christopher Dean, Tabitha Askew, Ellie Jenkinson and Megan Neal. Missing from the picture are Edward Golden and Kira Walker.

Headlands School report - Encore Theatre

A new theatre group at Headlands School is celebrating success at the All England Theatre Festival.

News
Approaching the finish line

Bridlington School pupils walk 500 miles...and then walk 500 more

Bridlington School pupils are clocking up 1,000 miles to allow a new block of classrooms to be built at its partner school in Africa.

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