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Notts school bans packed lunches as part of healthy eating campaign

A Nottinghamshire school has banned some children from taking packed lunches - in a bid to encourage healthy eating.
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REVEALED: Parents want teachers to talk to teens about porn

Four out of five East Midlands parents want schools to be talking to young people about issues related to pornography.

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School graduate Ameena Nur, who is in the process of setting up her own bakery.

Baking school is cooking up fresh careers

A batch of fresh graduates from the Welbeck Estate’s School of Artisan Food, which has been dubbed Hogwarts for bakers, will soon be feeding the increase in demand in the UK for better bread.

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COLUMN: Plenty of options for youngsters after results

COLUMN: Plenty of options for youngsters after results

Many students, and indeed parents, will now be feeling a sense of relief following receipt of A-level and GCSE exam results in the last couple of weeks.

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GCSE pupils at Worksop College make the grade

Staff, pupils and parents at Worksop College are again celebrating GCSE success.

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GCSE results: The Dukeries Academy pupils rise to challenge of new GCSEs

Pupils at The Dukeries Academy Ollerton, rose to the challenge of new GCSEs - 70 per cent of pupils achieved a grade 4 – 9 in English and 53 per cent pupils achieved a grade 4 – 9 in mathematics.

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GCSE results day 2017 at Outwood Academy Portland in Worksop. Pictured are Natalia Okon, Katie Hanson, Tilly Bloomer, and Emily Jessop.

Top GCSE marks at Worksop’s Outwood Academies Portland and Valley

Pupils at Outwood Academy Portland and Outwood Academy Valley in Worksop have made the grade - celebrating some excellent GCSE results.

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Pupils will receive their GCSE results today.

GCSE Results: What should you do next?

There will be joy and disappointment for those of young people across the county as they get their GCSE results today - but if you have got the grades you hoped for, don’t panic!

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Nottinghamshire A-level results day - Live

Nottinghamshire A-level results day - Live

The wait is over for thousands of students as they collect their A-level results today.

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REVEALED: Five top jobs you don't need a degree for

REVEALED: Five top jobs you don't need a degree for

Didn’t quite get the A-level results you need for university?

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A level results are released tomorrow.

COLUMN: Let's look out for those who don't get the A level grades they want

GCSE and A level results are out soon and for many youngsters there'll be the usual photos of them leaping holding certificates and celebrating but equally for many their worlds will be shattered.

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John Mann MP chaired the mock select committee as they quizzed experts.

Bassetlaw MP hosts student summer school in Parliament

The MP for Bassetlaw has held a summer school in London for district youngsters to learn about the work carried out in Westminster.

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School pupils and families got free advice from expert bike mechanics.

Primary school enjoys scorching summer sports week

Summer is the perfect season for school sports and one Worksop primary decided to go all out on a fitness frenzy for the whole family.

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The top earning industries for graduate include construction.

REVEALED: The best and worst paying industries for graduates

Just finished university and looking for your first career break?
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Survey reveals some parents are struggling to afford school uniforms

Survey reveals some parents are struggling to afford school uniforms

Two fifths of parents have been put into financial difficulty over the cost of school uniforms, a new study has revealed.

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Bad parking is the number one annoyance at the school gates for parents in the Midlands.

POLL: Bad parking, smoking or dog mess - What's your pet hate at the school gates?

Bad parking and people smoking outside the school gates are among the biggest annoyances for parents in the Midlands, a survey has revealed.
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Cookery school event to explore the future of food

Cookery school event to explore the future of food

Leading experts, writers, nutritionists and cooks will gather near Worksop for Food for Thought – an event looking at the future of food in Britain.

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Common sense needed on holidays during term time

Common sense needed on holidays during term time

As a secondary school pupil I remember sinking down in my chair as my dad challenged my French teacher at parents’ evening about the educational benefit of a school trip to Boulogne-sur-Mer.

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Fines for taking children out of school for holidays are once again in the news.

POLL: Should fines for taking children on holiday during term-time be reconsidered?

Fines for taking children out of school during term-time for holidays are once again back in the news.

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The Supreme Court have allowed the appeal.

Dad loses legal battle over term-time holidays

A father has lost a landmark legal battle over being fined for taking his daughter on holiday during school term-time.
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