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School to be closed tomorrow

Burlington Junior School will be closed tomorrow because of 'a lack of utilities'.

Education
Students learn about plumbing in the workshop

Building up new skills for a career in construction

A brand new Children’s University experience gave pupils from Hilderthorpe Primary School the chance to find out about careers in the construction industry.

Education
Rosco, Annabelle, Thea, Priya, Alfie and Theo with teacher Dawn Faherty.

Outstanding - Ofsted’s verdict on Bridlington Nursery School

Bridlington Nursery School has received glowing praise from Ofsted inspectors who have judged that it continues to be ‘outstanding’.

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Staff, students and sixth-formers at Headlands School.

Headlands frustrated by Ofsted report

Headlands School believes it was just a whisker away from being classed as good by Ofsted.

Education
Hilderthorpe pupils Bethan Wall and Owen Johnson, staff Lesley Culpan, Kath Carlisle and Michaela Blackford, with college students Tiff Metcalfe and Laura Cheney.

School life from more than 100 years ago

Class photos from more than a century ago have been unearthed and given back to the school where they were taken.

Education
Headlands students are pictured with their BIG Award certificates.

Anti-bullying work earns BIG rewards for students

Headlands school is celebrating again after achieving the BIG (Bullying Intervention Group) Award.

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Burlington Junior School

Head vows to make improvements

One of Bridlington’s biggest primary schools has been told it needs to improve by Ofsted inspectors.

Education
The dancers from Babes In Arms

Headlands overwhelmed by musical success

Hollywood came to Headlands - as students put on their version of the musical Babes In Arms last week.

Theatre and Comedy
GCSE results day at Bridlington School last summer

Top of the class in East Riding table

Bridlington School is celebrating after coming top of the East Riding list in the GCSE league tables.

Education
Year 11 Headlands students ahead of the mock interview event.

Headlands students hailed following mock interviews

Year 11 students at Headlands School recently took part in a mock interview event.

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The New Pasture Lane pupils with radio presenter Andy Comfort

Meet Bridlington’s next generation of reporters

Meet Bridlington’s journalists of the future. A group of 12 pupils from New Pasture Lane enjoyed a special day at The Spa, where they learnt all the skills needed to be Free Press reporters of the future.

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Secondary school league tables have been released.

Secondary School league tables: How did Yorkshire do?

More than a quarter of a million children are being taught at underperforming secondary schools, official figures show.
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Mike Welsh, the new principal at East Riding College, which has campuses in Bridlington and Beverley.

Meet the new principal at East Riding College

The new principal and chief executive at East Riding College has swapped life in the most cosmopolitan part of London for the very different challenge presented in Yorkshire.

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Some of the cast

Headlands students put on musical comedy with plenty of Hollywood glamour

Headlands School pupils present their musical production Babes in Arms on three nights next week.

Education
The Adult Learning Centre is based in the library on King Street.

Free courses at Brid library

The Adult Learning Centre in Bridlington, based at the library on King Street, is offering free English and maths courses for people who do not currently hold a Level 2 or above in the relevant subject.

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Colleagues and friends say farewell

Change at the top as college head retires

After 14 years in charge, East Riding College principal Derek Branton retired from his post on the last day of term last Friday.

Education
Train at Bridlington station

Councillor calls for school bus as footbridge will close for months

A dangerous railway footbridge in Bridlington will be dismantled and replaced, work which will take nine months.

Transport
Promenades Shopping Centre manager Carl Brown presents the trophy

Martongate wins art award

There were more than 4,000 votes cast and the top two schools were neck and neck for much of the competition.

Education
Students Emma Brockbank, Tobias Andrew, Maisie Benson, Joseph Kynman and (front) Joe Rowbottom with Vanessa Rowbottom from Lloyd Dowson

Business students impress local firm

A-Level students at Headlands School have been given the chance to put their mark on the marketing of a prominent Bridlington company.

Education
Headlands students enjoy the fencing experience.

Fencing day the perfect foil for students.

Bridlington Blades coach Clif Weston recently put on a day of fencing experience for Headlands School students in Years 7, 8 and 9.

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