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Nottingham schools win money for helping disadvantaged children

Nottingham schools win money for helping disadvantaged children

Five primary schools in Nottingham have each won £1,000 for the work they’ve done to help disadvantaged children achieve their goals. 430 primary schools nationwide have been given the money for their improvements as part of the Pupil Premium Awards 2015 The schools in Nottingham who have won the prize are: Carrington Primary and Nursery […]

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Nottingham among hardest hit by Government funding cuts

Nottingham among hardest hit by Government funding cuts

Nottingham City Council has seen a £30m (29%) reduction in its main Government grant, announced by the Department for Communities and Local Government (December 18th). Even on the Government’s preferred measure of ‘spending power’ which includes other funding streams, Nottingham has lost £18m (5.5%) against a 1.8% national reduction – and making it one of […]

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Nottingham’s Robin Hood Primary praised for support for families

Nottingham’s Robin Hood Primary praised for support for families

A family learning project at Robin Hood Primary School in Bestwood has been named by OFSTED as an example of good practice in family learning. Developed in partnership between Nottingham City Council’s Family Learning Service and the school, the innovative project has worked to build strong relationships with parents and carers, helping them to feel […]

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Christmas Bin Collection Changes

Christmas Bin Collection Changes

Nottingham City Council is reminding residents bin collection days will change over the Christmas and New Year period. The new schedule is for week beginning December 22 and applies to both recycling (brown with grey lid) and household (green) waste bins due to be collected that Christmas week and New Year week. These are the […]

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