A primary school in Norfolk which was one of the worst performing schools in the country has transformed results after introducing a 9 hour day.
Now MPs are being told that longer school days like at Great Yarmouth Primary Academy helps youngsters - particularly those from poor communities.
More top news
The Prime Minister has spoken to our political correspondent about the NHS in the East, and his party's ambition to support working people
Police have renewed appeals for witnesses following a spate of ram raids on cash machines across the region
A teenage boy who threatened a woman at a newsagents with a hammer before stealing cash and vodka has been locked up