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Grantham school pupils enjoy Google virtual reality day

Students at a Grantham school have been treated to a virtual reality experience by Google.

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King's School student Harry Brewin and King's Head of Cricket Mr Richardson meet former England cricketer Alastair Cook.

Grantham student and teacher given tour of Lord’s by cricketing legend Alastair Cook

King’s School Sixth Form student Harry Brewin and Head of Cricket Mr Richardson took part in a nets session with England’s all-time leading run scorer and ex-captain Alastair Cook at Lords cricket ground.

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The opening ceremony for the 2015 Lincolnshire School Games. Photo by Sarah Washbourn/Chris Vaughan Photography.

South Holland schools can join carnival party at School Games

Schools in South Holland and the Deepings can get involved in a carnival at the opening ceremony of the Lincolnshire School Games.

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Charles Read Academy students visited Google UK.

Corby Glen academy students visit Google as part of new technology project

Students and staff from Charles Read Academy in Corby Glen recently visited Google UK as part of a project which aims to increase the use of technology in the classroom.

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Michelle Jasinski  with Barrowby Primary School headteacher Len Batey.

Barrowby school a step closer to pond and wildlife garden

A supportive parent from Grantham is helping Barrowby Primary School towards the cost of developing its pond and creating a wildlife garden.

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Harry Foxon found his time at Ambergate Sports College enriching and life-changing.

Grantham Journal Big Interview: I will always be grateful to Ambergate

Harry Foxon attended Ambergate Sports College between June 2013 and June 2016.

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The Poplar Farm Academy is due to open in Grantham in 2018. Drawing: Craig Duncan

New Grantham free school is given go ahead by the Government

A new free school is due to open in Grantham in 2018 after it was given the go-ahead by the Government today.

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KGGS reunion at The Angel and Royal Hotel in Grantham.

Grantham reunion for former KGGS students a great success

Former KGGS students were reunited in Grantham at the weekend, some for the first time in more than 40 years.

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Priory Ruskin Academy is celebrating the progress it made in 2016.

Grantham academy in top 10 per cent of schools for making progress

Pupils at a Grantham school continue to make better progress than the vast majority of their counterparts at other schools across the country.

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Virsco directors and instructors at Grantham Additional Needs Fellowship Matt Page and Toby Ellis with Lincoln City manager Danny Cowley, left, and his assistant and brother Nicky Cowley.

Grantham school instructors given thumbs up from Lincoln City

Matthew Page and Toby Ellis with Lincoln City manager Danny Cowley, left, and his assistant and brother Nicky Cowley, right.

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Grantham teacher who sent sexual messages to colleagues can continue working

A teacher who sent photographs of his penis to a female colleague while working at a school in Grantham, and bombarded her with sexually inappropriate messages, has been allowed to carry on teaching.

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Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School.

Grantham KGGS class of ’68 to reunite in the town

More than 60 former students of Kesteven and Grantham Girls’ School will see each other, some for the first time in more than 40 years, when they gather for a special reunion next month.

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VIDEO: Grantham school pupils enjoy seeing teachers gunged on Red Nose Day

Pupils were delighted to see their teachers get gunged on Red Nose Day.

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Sharon McGown, right, leader at the Colsterworth Methodist Pre-school, with children and staff.

Grantham Journal Big Interview: Sharon shapes children’s future at successful village pre-school

Sharon McGown joined Colsterworth Methodist Pre-School 20 years ago with no training or experience, but went on to gain her qualifications and build up a successful business. Here she tells the Journal about her journey over the last 20 years.

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Pupils of Harlaxton Primary School with their blossoming purple crocuses.

Grantham Sunrisers’ spring-time projects are in bloom

There is a real spring-time theme at the Grantham Sunrise Rotary Club.

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Mayor of Grantham Linda Wootten wears a sari at the multi-faith event at Grantham College.

Mayor praises faith event

A multi-faith day has been held at Grantham College to raise students’ awareness of equality and diversity in the UK.

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Pupils of St Sebastian's Primary School in Great Gonerby celebrate their Ofsted report with headteacher Linda Baldwin.

Great Gonerby school delighted with Ofsted report

An Ofsted report has praised a village school and says it continues to be ‘good’.

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Grantham College course leader Diana Ali who can be seen on The Big Painting Challenge on the BBC.

Grantham Journal Big Interview: Diana stars as mentor on popular BBC show

Diana Ali has found herself in the spotlight after being asked to become a mentor on the popular BBC TV show The Big Painting Challenge. Diana works as 
a course leader at Grantham College as well as on other projects. Here she tells the Journal how she got the job on the show and what she tries to 
instil in her students and the contestants on the show.

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Dr Tim Williams, Master of the Music at St Wulfram's Church in Grantham.

Grantham man Tim recognised for dedication to music in St Wulfram’s Church and schools

The Master of the Music at St Wulfram’s Church has won an award recognising his work in music in the town.

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Slideshow: Schools across Grantham area celebrate World Book Day

There were hundreds of colourful characters in schools last week when pupils and staff took part in World Book Day.

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