Jim Cockburn Head Teacher at Longbenton community college who is retiring after 37 years teaching

Retiring Longbenton head teacher's warning over 'fractured school system'

Jim Cockburn urges Government to get grip of schooling 'free market' and work with teaching profession going forward

Duchess's Community High School in Alnwick

More than £100m in funding to improve dilapidated schools across the region

Twelve schools across the North East will be completely re-built as part of a multimillion improvement programme

Go North East development manager Mark Ellis with The Drifters launching the new Drifter bus

Bus giant Go North East drives ahead with £14m investment

Bus giant Go North East is driving ahead with seventies music favourites The Drifters to launch its new £14m bus fleet

Fab Flournoy from Newcastle Eagles with kids from Eastlea Primary school Cramlington

Newcastle Eagles team up with health trust on new schools programme

Newcastle Eagles and Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust have joined forces to launch Hoops for Health community programme

North Tyneside school ratings: Longbenton Community College, Benton

How John Spence Community High School ranks and what parents say about John Spence Community High School


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