Seven schools in North Devon have received an Artsmark award from the England Arts Council. The national scheme recognises the schools which place the arts high on the curriculum. Great Torrington Infants and Nursery/ Bluecoat Children s Centre, Instow P

Seven schools in North Devon have received an Artsmark award from the England Arts Council. The national scheme recognises the schools which place the arts high on the curriculum. Great Torrington Infants and Nursery/ Bluecoat Children's Centre, Instow Primary, Newport Community School, Orchard Vale and Pathfield School all received gold awards, while Northam C of E St. George's Infant and Nursery was awarded a silver and Parkham Primary gained a standard Artsmark.