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Category Archives: History

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Written on June 17, 2013 at 10:59 am, by

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Written on June 17, 2013 at 10:28 am, by

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Don’t panic! Keep calm and carry on

Written on November 22, 2012 at 3:42 pm, by

As part of their GCSE programme, our Year 11 history students travelled to Time and Tide, Great Yarmouth’s award-winning museum, last Friday. They were able to interpret sundry artefacts and leaflets produced for the Home Front during the Second World War. Laura Tudge donned and endured a gas mask, Erica Nunney created a racket with her rattle,  Continue Reading »

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Written on November 19, 2012 at 11:13 am, by

You may or may not be aware that Hethersett Old Hall School has a busy presence on Facebook and Twitter. Why not ‘Like us’ on Facebook,, and get updates on everything that happens at our school. Find us here.   We’re also active on Twitter, Do follow us at @HOHS_tweets and comment on and retweet all the fantastic things  Continue Reading »

Battlefields Tour 2012

Written on November 12, 2012 at 10:38 am, by

An intrepid party of thirteen Year 10 and 11 pupils and four parents returned on Saturday 27th October after another inspiring tour of First World War museums and memorials. We traversed the killing fields of Flanders and the Somme in the company of our wonderfully knowledgeable and empathetic guide, Alan. At the Last Post ceremony  Continue Reading »