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Fifty years since Newark's Grove Comprehensive School opened its doors

By Advertiser Reporter

Fifty years ago this week, the new Grove Comprehensive School opened its doors to pupils for the first time.

Under the guidance of head Mr Norton Bates, pupils could take advantage of top facilities.

As the Advertiser reported: “They will have a wider range of subjects to choose from than most grammar or secondary modern schools can offer. But their education will not stop short at this.


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