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Education and Learning

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 Learning Centre

Modern fully-equipped educational centres offering support for children and adults in maths, English and Dyslexia.

Address: St George's House, The Anderson Centre, Olding Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 3TA

Telephone: (01284) 706070.

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Hargreaves Training Services

Learn Direct 'Skills for Life' test Centre.

Address: Unit 18 Hillside Business Park, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP32 7EA

Telephone: (01284) 765808

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University of the Third Age

Lectures and classes run by, and for, people no longer in full time employment, with the aim of learning for pleasure rather than qualifications.

Address: 90 Risbygate Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 3AA

Telephone: (01284) 717196

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West Suffolk College

Provider of post-16 education and training. Primary campus in Bury St Edmunds, with centres in each of the market towns in West Suffolk and Thetford.

Address: Out Risbygate, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 3RL

Telephone: (01284) 701301

Dance, Drama & Music Classes

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Youth Theatre

Youth theatre workshops run by the Theatre Royal, and based at The Guildhall. See website for contact details and times

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Red Lodge Classes

Training for all ages in Dance Sport disciplines including Street Jazz, Rock'n'Roll, Modern Ballroom and Latin American.

Address: Red Lodge Millenium Centre, Lavender Close, Red Lodge, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP28 8TT

Telephone: (01223) 871007

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M.I.B. Linedance

Beginner and intermediate level line dance classes held in the Bury St Edmunds area, as well as regular social dances and linedance discos

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Stagecoach 

Stagecoach performing arts classes, held in several local schools throughout the week, aimed to build confidence and ability in aspiring young performers.

Address: 31a Horringer Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 2DG

Telephone: (01284) 762988.

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Lane Dance Centres

Training for all ages in Dance Sport disciplines including Street Jazz, Rock'n'Roll, Modern Ballroom and Latin American

Telephone: (01440) 764912..

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Lights, Music, Action

Performing arts stage school with courses in singing, acting, music and dancing, as well as more specialised workshops.

Address: Fish & Bell Management, P. O. Box 175, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP31 3T

Telephone: (01359) 271925.

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Secret Salsa

Beginner, improver and intermediate level salsa, and freestyle dancing classes.

Address: 11 Out Westgate, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 3NZ

Telephone: (07863) 291074

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Theatretrain

Weekly dancing, singing and drama classes for young people aged six to eighteen.

Address: Classes held at County Upper School, Beetons Way, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP32 6RF

Telephone: (01787) 280768.

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Academy Of Motorcycling

Motorcycle training from Compulsory Basic Training, to Direct Access and Advanced Techniques, and refresher courses.

Address: Mill Street, Stowupland, Stowmarket, Suffolk IP14 5BJ

Telephone: (01449) 775776 or (07940) 700526.

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Benson School of Motoring

Motoring School with instructors throughout East Anglia, offering driving lessons by the hour or as intensive courses.  Also offer motorcycle training and specially adapted disabled vehicles. Gift vouchers available. See website for full contact details.

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Driving School

Hourly driving lessons as well as intensive courses, refresher lessons and Pass Plus courses.
Address: 49 Mayfield Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 2PD

Telephone: (0845) 3889798.

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 Learner Driving Centre

Local instructors from LDC, offering their unique Learner Driving tuition system which involves careful planning of each driving lesson to maximise efficiency.

Telephone: (0800) 400777.

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Smart Rider

Independent motorcycle training body offering all levels of motorcycle training, from the Compulsory Basic Training, to Direct Access and Advanced Roadcraft.

Address: Unit 1B, The Barton Road Trading Estate, Barton Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP32 7BE

Telephone: (07763) 018027.

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Ted's School of Motoring

Driving lessons in an air-conditioned Peugeot with dual controls, available as intensive, tailored courses, or by the hour.

Telephone: (01284) 760780 or (07702) 869696.

First Aid Training

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British Red Cross

Part of a global voluntary network, responding to conflicts, natural disasters and individual emergencies.

Address: Red Cross House, Lamdin Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP32 6NU

Telephone: (01284) 767215.
 

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St John Ambulance

Adult, Cadet and Badger Units, educating people in first aid, health, and caring from the age of five.

Address: Nightingale Close, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33

Telephone: (01284) 700430.

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Bury Language School

Full time intensive courses, and part time courses offered for general, business, and more advanced English

Address: 5 Angel Hill, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 1UZ

Telephone: (01284) 765511.

Libraries & Reference Resources

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Bury St Edmunds Library

Information about Bury St Edmunds and other Suffolk libraries, including catalogue search.

Address: Sergeants Walk, St Andrews Street North, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 1TZ

Telephone: (01284) 352545.

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Suffolk Record Office

Holds original documents for the western parishes of Suffolk. Prior booking of film and fiche machines is advised.

Address: 77 Raingate Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 2AR

Telephone: (01284) 352352.

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All Occasion Nails

Nail academy offering group and private NOS/NVQ standard courses to gain expertise and qualifications.

Telephone: (08458) 373153 or (07791) 429974.

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Training School

Bespoke floral arrangements for any occasion. Floristry workshops and courses held throughout the year, taught by qualified tutors.

Address: Mere Farm Barn, Barton Hamlet, Great Barton, Suffolk IP31 3LF

Telephone: (01359) 232060.

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The Kitchen Garden

Equine distance learning courses with regular Study Weeks to supplement theoretical work.

Address: Boxted, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP29 4JT

Telephone: (01787) 282123.

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Open College of Equine Studies

Equine distance learning courses with regular Study Weeks to supplement theoretical work.

Address: Boxted, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP29 4JT

Telephone: (01787) 282123.

Pre-School & Nurseries

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Culford School

Independent boarding and day school with a Methodist foundation for children aged three to eighteen.

Address: Culford School, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP28 6TX

Telephone: (01284) 728615.

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Hardwick Primary School

Primary school teaching Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 of the National Curriculum to pupils aged between five and nine

Address: Steward Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 2PW

Telephone: (01284) 755424.

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Little Teapots Preschool

Parent-managed group offering activities for pre-school children aged over two.

Address: The Schoolroom, The Erskine Centre, Chevington Road, Chedburgh, Suffolk IP29 4UL

Telephone: (01284) 852005.
 

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Rattlesden Primary School

Church of England Voluntary Controlled primary school for children aged four to nine, with a small nursery and extra curricular clubs.

Address: Rattlesden, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP30 0SE

Telephone: (01449) 736335.

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Pre-School and Sunshine Club

Pre-school activities run at St Edmund's Catholic Primary School, aimed at developing social and manual skills through playing.

Address: New Building, 21 Westgate Street, Bury St.Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 1QG

Telephone: (01284) 755141.

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Westgate Community Primary

Primary School teaching the Foundation Stage, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 curriculum, also offering after school clubs, with nursery and Hearing Impaired Unit attached.

Address: Brooklands Close, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 3JX

Telephone: (01284) 755988.

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Guildhall Feoffment

Primary school in central Bury St Edmunds, with a supervised breakfast available and a range of after school clubs.

Address: Bridewell Lane, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 1RE 

Telephone: (01284) 754840.

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Kids Play

Indoor activity and adventure playground for children up to the age of 12, also available for private hire and parties

Address: Station Hill, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP32 6AD

Telephone: (01284) 763799.

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New Moreton Hall Pre-School

Care and education for children aged three and four.

Address: Sebert Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP32 7EG

Telephone: (01284) 702129.

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South Lee School

Nursery for children aged two to four, Pre-prep with small sized classes for ages four to eight, and Prep for ages eight to thirteen.

Address: Nowton Road, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 2BT

Telephone: (01284) 754654.

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Tollgate Primary School

Primary school, with part time nursery classes for children aged four, and independently run 'Little Bears' pre-school playgroup.

Address: Tollgate Lane, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP32 6DG

Telephone: (01284) 752742.

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Woolpit Community Primary

Primary School for pupils aged between five and thirteen, with childcare scheme, pre-school activities and playgroup available to children from the age of two.

Address: Heath Road, Woolpit, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP30 9RU

Telephone: (01359) 240625.

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Barningham Primary School

Small, local Church of England Voluntary Controlled primary school.

Address: Church Road, Barningham, Suffolk IP31 1DD
Telephone: (01359) 221297.

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Barrow Primary School

 As well as teaching the national curriculum, the school offers plenty of clubs and activities.

Address: Drinkstone Road, Beyton, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP30 9AA

Telephone: (01359) 270347.

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Blackbourne Middle School

Church of England Voluntary Controlled primary school for pupils aged between nine and thirteen, located in the village of Stanton.

Address: Upthorpe Road, Stanton, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP31 2AW

Telephone: (01359) 250611.

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Culford School

Independent boarding and day school with a Methodist foundation for children aged three to eighteen.

Address: Culford School, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP28 6TX

Telephone: (01284) 728615.

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Whelnetham Primary School

Local Primary School offering education for pupils aged between five and nine in small sized classes.

Address: Great Whelnetham, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP30 0UA

Telephone: (01284) 386203.

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Guildhall Primary School

Primary school in central Bury St Edmunds, with a supervised breakfast available and a range of after school clubs. Also offers pre-school education for children aged two to four.

Address: Bridewell Lane, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 1RE

Telephone: (01284) 754840.

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Hardwick Primary School

Primary school teaching Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 of the National Curriculum to pupils aged between five and nine.

Address: Steward Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 2PW

Telephone: (01284) 755424.

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Ickworth Park School

Primary school engaging and educating children from the age of three.

Address: Meadow Drive, Horringer Village, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP29 5SB

Telephone: (01284) 735337.

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Priory School

School for children aged seven to sixteen with special educational needs.

Address: Mount Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP32 7BH

Telephone: (01284) 761934.

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Riverwalk School

School for children aged three to nineteen with special educational needs.

Address: South Close, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 3JZ

Telephone: (01284) 764280.

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Sebert Wood Primary School

Primary school providing education for children aged four to nine, and part-time Nursery from the age of three.

Address: Sebert Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP32 7EG

Telephone: (01284) 755211.

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Edmundsbury Primary School

St Edmundsbury Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School offers education for children aged four to nine.

Address: Grove Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 3BJ

Telephone: (01284) 752967.

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St. Louis Catholic School

Catholic middle school, teaching the National Curriculum, with value placed on spiritual faith. After school clubs, activities and educational visits are run.

Address: St Andrews Street South, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 3PH

Telephone: (01284) 753495.

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Tollgate Primary School

Primary school, with part time nursery classes for children aged four, and independently run 'Little Bears' pre-school playgroup.

Address: Tollgate Lane, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP32 Telephone: (01284) 752742.

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Westley Middle School

State middle school teaching the National Curriculum to pupils aged between nine and thirteen.

Address: Oliver Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 3JB

Telephone: (01284) 755144.

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The Kitchen Garden

Equine distance learning courses with regular Study Weeks to supplement theoretical work.

Address: Boxted, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP29 4JT

Telephone: (01787) 282123.

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Horringer Court Middle School

Middle School teaching the National Curriculum, and also educating pupils on learning techniques with encouraged involvement from parents.

Address: Glastonbury Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 2EX

Telephone: (01284) 755626.

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Kennett Primary School

Small school catering for children aged four to eleven located in the village of Kennett, close to Newmarket.

Address: 98 Station Road, Kennett, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7QQ

Telephone: (01638) 750386.

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Rattlesden Primary School

Church of England Voluntary Controlled primary school for children aged four to nine, with a small nursery and extra curricular clubs.

Address: Rattlesden, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP30 0SE

Telephone: (01449) 736335.

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Rougham Primary School

Facilities include a heated outdoor swimming pool used during the summer, and the school runs its own 'Rougham Raiders' Football Club.

Address: Church Road, Rougham, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP30 9JJ

Telephone: (01359) 270288.

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South Lee School

Nursery for children aged two to four, Pre-prep with small sized classes for ages four to eight, and Prep for ages eight to thirteen

Address: Nowton Road, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 2BT

Telephone: (01284) 754654.

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St James Middle School

Church of England Aided School with commitment to Christian values, teaching Key Stage 2 and Key Stage 3 of the National Curriculum

Address: Vinefields, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 1YB

Telephone: (01284) 754096.

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Thetford Grammar School

Independent, co-educational day school providing private education to pupils aged between six and eighteen.

Address: Bridge Street, Thetford, Norfolk IP24 3AF

Telephone: (01842) 752840.

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Westgate Primary School

Primary School teaching the Foundation Stage, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 curriculum, 

Address: Brooklands Close, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 3JX

Telephone: (01284) 755988.

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Woolpit Primary School

Primary School for pupils aged between five and thirteen, with childcare scheme, pre-school activities and playgroup available to children from the age of two.

Address: Heath Road, Woolpit, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP30 9RU

Telephone: (01359) 240625.

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Open College of Equine Studies

Equine distance learning courses with regular Study Weeks to supplement theoretical work.

Address: Boxted, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP29 4JT

Telephone: (01787) 282123.

Secondary Education

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County Upper School

DfES designated technology college, offering National Curriculum based GCSEs, and GCEs at AS and A2 level.

Address: Beetons Way, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP32 6RF

Telephone: (01284) 754857
 

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 Humanities School

Secondary School located in Thetford teaching the National Curriculum to pupils aged between eleven and eighteen

Address: Staniforth Road, Thetford, Norfolk IP24 3LH

Telephone: (01842) 763981.

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Culford School

Independent boarding and day school with a Methodist foundation for children aged three to eighteen.

Address: Culford School, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP28 6TX

Telephone: (01284) 728615.

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King Edward VI School

Founded in 1550, The King Edward VI Church of England Voluntary Controlled Upper School offers education for children aged thirteen to eighteen.

Address: Grove Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 3BH

Telephone: (01284) 761393.

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Mildenhall College 

Secondary School specialising in Maths, Science, Design Technology and Information Technology, as well as teaching a wide range of other subjects in accordance with the National Curriculum.

Address: Bury Road, Mildenhall, Suffolk IP28 7HT

Telephone: (01638) 714645.

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St Benedict's Catholic School

Comprehensive upper school for pupils aged thirteen to eighteen, which aims to develop individual faith alongside teaching the National Curriculum.

Address: Beetons Way, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP32 6RH

Telephone: (01284) 753512.

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Thetford Grammar School

Independent, co-educational day school providing private education to pupils aged between six and eighteen.

Address: Bridge Street, Thetford, Norfolk IP24 3AF

Telephone: (01842) 752840.

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Thurston Community College

Large comprehensive school offering further education to children aged between thirteen and eighteen, 

Address: Norton Road, Thurston, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP31 3PB

Telephone: (01359) 230885.

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West Suffolk College

Provider of post-16 education and training. Primary campus in Bury St Edmunds, with centres in each of the market towns in West Suffolk and Thetford. 

Address: Out Risbygate, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 3RL

Telephone: (01284) 701301.

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Bury St Edmunds Kumon Study Centre

After school maths study programmes for students of all ages and abilities.

Address: Southgate Community Association, Caie Walk, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 2PJ

Telephone: (01842) 752687.

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