November 21 2014 Latest news:
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Until relatively recently, even small villages in Norfolk and Suffolk could boast a primary school.
These buildings were more than places of learning; they were regarded as the heart of the community and well loved and used by everyone, not just children.
These photos from the EDP archive provide a snapshot of educational provision in the mid-20th century, on the cusp of change.
Browse through our photo gallery of schools by clicking the link at the top right of the page.
If you recognise anyone in the pictures, or would like to tell us more about them you can email firstname.lastname@example.org
To get a copy of one of our old photographs, visit www.edp24.co.uk/buyaphoto or telephone Diane Townsend Mon-Fri on 01603 772449.