There were celebrations for Norfolk’s Extra Hands care company this week when the winner of a special award was revealed.
A total of 64 nominations were made for the Gill Chase award and the competition was extremely tough, but 25-year-old carer Lorren Payne took the title after reaching the final shortlist of eight for the second year running.
A new Oxfordshire primary school marked its official opening 100 days into its first term when the Lord Lieutenant of OxfordshireTim Stevensoncut the ribbon with his ceremonial sword today. He was welcomed to the school by Executive Headteacher Hannah Wilson and was one of a number of special guests who arrived at Aureus Primary School in Didcot to celebrate the 100 days opening with staff, pupils and family.
The award-winning Oakham Ales is launching three brand new beers– available, for the first time, in cans.The new beers – Best Friend, a 4.2% Session IPA , Thrill Seeker, a 4.8% New World Pale Ale, and Alpha Inception, a 6% West Coast IPA.