Surprise for Corby teacher as boyfriend proposes in front of her class

A primary school teacher had the surprise of her life when her boyfriend walked into her class and got down on one knee to propose.

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Ray Chambers.

Corby teacher named in top 10 in the world

A Corby teacher has been named in the top 10 in the world – and his feat could see him land $1m.

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Chamber president Rob Hart

Wellingborough Chamber of Commerce calls for re-think on Tresham decision

Wellingborough’s business community is calling on the Government to reverse the ‘catastrophic decision’ not to invest in the town’s further education.

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The school wins the award.

Corby school honoured for work on young people’s mental health

A Corby secondary school has become the first in the county to win an award for its work on pupils’ mental health.

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Work is progressing on the Stanton Cross site, including this new bridge

Bid to open church school at new Wellingborough housing development

People are being asked for their views on plans to open a church school as part of a major new housing development.

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Primary schools are set to be the big winners when Northamptonshire's schools funding is re-drawn in April.

'Winners and losers' as some 90 Northamptonshire schools set to have funds cut by an average of £277,000

Ninety Northamptonshire schools will see their collective Government grants reduced by £2.6m after a shake-up of the way grants are distributed.

English University offering £15k grant to study PHD in chocolate

English University offering £15k grant to study PHD in chocolate

A university is seeking doctoral candidates to undertake a PHD - in CHOCOLATE.

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The council offices in Cedar Drive, Thrapston

Extra income for East Northants Council as school moves into its offices

A new school will soon be operating from the building where East Northants Council is based.

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Latimer Arts College will be closed tomorrow and Friday

Heating problems force school near Kettering to close two days ahead of half-term

A school has been forced to close for the rest of the week due to problems with the heating.

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Latimer Arts College is closed to Years 8 and 9 today

School near Kettering remains partially closed after gas supply problems

A school remains partially closed following problems with the heating.

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Body cameras: coming to a school near you soon

Body cameras: coming to a school near you soon

The use of body cameras by front line police and other uniformed enforcement agencies is increasing at an unstoppable rate both in the US and UK.

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Latest school league tables show where you live affects your childs education

Latest school league tables show where you live affects your child’s education

The results are in, and the so-called north-south divide continues to separate children’s educational outcomes by geography – as the recently published secondary schools’ performance data from the Department for Education shows

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Funds raised by the event will go towards IT equipment for Windmill Primary School in Raunds

Funds raised by model show to buy IT equipment for Raunds school

More than 3,000 models will be going on show at an event raising funds for a school.

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Victoria Bishop of Sir Christopher Hatton Academy in Wellingborough

Wellingborough secondary tops table for highest attaining state school sixth form in the county

Staff and students are celebrating after results show they are the highest attaining state school sixth form in the county.

The Kettering campus

Tresham to merge with Bedford College

Tresham College has announced it is set to merge with Bedford College.

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GV of Montsaye Academy in Rothwell NNL-140821-111649001

Rothwell school put into special measures by Ofsted

Rothwell’s Montsaye Academy has been told it must rapidly improve after being given the lowest possible rating by education inspectors.

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The Wellingborough campus

Demolition work starts at Tresham campus in Wellingborough

Work has started to demolish part of the Tresham campus in Wellingborough town centre.

Isebrook College.

Plans go in for multi-million-pound expansion at Kettering special needs school

Plans have been submitted to expand a Kettering school in a scheme that could cost more than £5m.

Wilby Primary School has been rated as good by Ofsted

Inspector says village school near Wellingborough continues to be good

A headteacher has said she is ‘over the moon’ with the school’s latest Ofsted inspection.

Youngsters tucking into their hot lunches

Hot lunches now being served at Wellingborough pre-school thanks to Tesco

A supermarket chain is showing ‘every little helps’ by providing all the necessities for a hot meal at lunchtime at this pre-school.

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