PUBLISHED: 06:00 17 January 2019 An apprentice spends 20% of his or her time learning and training in a way that is formally documented Picture: Countrypixel - stock.adobe.com ©Countrypixel - stock.adobe.com Time seems to move fast after Christmas and New Year. If you’re taking GCSEs next summer, or you’re the parent or guardian of a student in secondary education, it pays to start thinking about what happens afterwards. Easton & Otley College offers an extensive range of courses and training, including equestrian studies Picture: COURTESY EASTON & OTLEY COLLEGEIf they get the GCSE grades required, many high school students stay on for A-levels, or switch to a sixth-form centre to continue their education. There are, however, other options for students.A college can offer other choices, such as new skills to learn –animal studies and arboriculture, for example, and countryside management and horticulture. Practical and vocational training makes … [Read more...] about Does Easton & Otley College have a course for you?
By Taylor Pettaway | [email protected] and Sean Philip Cotter | [email protected] | Boston HeraldPUBLISHED: December 16, 2018 at 10:39 pm | UPDATED: December 17, 2018 at 7:23 am EASTON — A man police say pulled what appeared to be a gun after a brief chase and a 911 call from a scared resident is in the hospital with non-life threatening injuries after he was shot by responding officers. Easton Police Chief Gary Sullivan told the media that no officers were injured and multiple agencies are working to determine if the suspect was armed when he was shot by police. “This is still an ongoing and active investigation,” Sullivan said. Officers were called to Bay Road at 2 p.m. Sunday after a woman called 911 claiming a man was knocking on her door. When police arrived, the suspect got into his car and fled the scene. “The officers attempted to stop his vehicle,” Sullivan said. “He continued to accelerate at a high rate of speed … [Read more...] about Easton police shoot possibly armed man after chase, crash
By Laurel J. Sweet | [email protected] | Boston Herald PUBLISHED: December 16, 2018 at 3:47 pm | UPDATED: December 16, 2018 at 3:48 pm Easton police are asking the public to stay away from the area of Bay and Allen roads, where there is currently an active investigation unfolding. Chief Gary Sullivan will address the media shortly on what the issue is. The department said in a preliminary statement there is no danger to the public “at this time.” … [Read more...] about Public asked to avoid police action in Easton
Updated PUBLISHED: 15:50 14 November 2018 | UPDATED: 15:56 14 November 2018 Daniel Bennett A lorry has overturned and closed the A47 between Easton and Honingham, Picture: Highways England Archant The A47 has reopened between Easton and Honingham after being closed for around seven hours due to a lorry carrying 600 turkeys overturning. A lorry has overturned and closed the A47 between Easton and Honingham, Picture: Highways EnglandEmergency services were called to the crash, on the Norwich-bound carriageway near the Easton roundabout, at just before 7.30am this morning.The Volvo lorry spilt a large amount of diesel across the road, meaning the carriageway had to be closed for some time while it was cleaned up.Drivers and buses both faced significant delays as a result of the accident. It is understood the lorry driver suffered an injury, although it is not believed to be serious.The vehicle is believed to have been carrying 600 turkeys, the … [Read more...] about A47 reopens between Easton and Honingham after lorry carrying 600 turkeys overturns
Updated PUBLISHED: 12:32 14 November 2018 | UPDATED: 13:00 14 November 2018 A lorry has overturned and closed the A47 between Easton and Honingham, Picture: Highways England Archant Part of the A47 has been closed in both directions after a lorry carrying 600 turkeys overturned. A lorry has overturned and closed the A47 between Easton and Honingham, Picture: Highways EnglandThe A47 between Easton and Honingham remains closed while a large spill of diesel is cleaned up.The lorry has now been righted onto its wheels and will be recovered shortly. Highways England has said that it is working with Norfolk Police to reopen the road shortly.The vehicle is believed to have been carrying 600 turkeys, the condition of which are not known.Emergency services were called to the crash, on the Norwich-bound carriageway near the Easton roundabout, at just before 7.30am on Wednesday, November 14.Firefighters from Earlham, Carrow and Dereham, along with East of England Ambulance Service, … [Read more...] about Overturned lorry carrying 600 turkeys closes A47 between Easton and Honingham