Celebrity chef cooks up a treat at Telford primary school

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Pupils at a Telford primary school have been learning from one of the country’s top chefs as part of a national project that aims to improve healthy eating habits. The Lantern Academy in Yates Way, Ketley Bank, has partnered with chef Idris Caldora through the “Adopt A School” programme run by the Royal Academy of […]

Recipe for success at Lantern Academy

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Pupils at a Telford primary school had chance to learn from one of the country’s top chefs as part of a national project that aims to improve healthy eating habits. The Lantern Academy in Yates Way, Ketley Bank, has partnered with chef Idris Caldora through the “Adopt A School” programme run by the Royal Academy […]

Lanterns are lit to mark school’s official opening

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A new-look Telford primary school has been officially opened with the lighting of lanterns and a celebratory Christmas carol concert. Lantern Academy in Ketley Bank has undergone a £900,000 renovation since being taken over by the Learning Community Trust. Dozens of parents turned out to mark the official opening of the rebranded school, which was […]

Community event is huge success

Pupils from Lantern Academy with the donated bicycles

More than 100 residents attended a free event at Telford’s Lantern Academy that has succeeded in its aim of strengthening community bonds. The event took place at the Yates Way school in Ketley Bank, when guests were welcomed by pupils. Created as a partnership initiative between the newly-rebranded school in conjunction with Telford & Wrekin […]

Bright new start for Telford primary school

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A Telford primary school will start the next academic year with a new name, new uniform, and new head teacher. The former Queenswood Primary School in Ketley Bank has been taken over by the town’s Learning Community Trust . . . and will now be known as Lantern Academy. Pupils will be kitted out in […]