It’s top marks for Tyler

A ten-year-old Newmarket schoolgirl has been named as one of Suffolk’s most inspirational education champions. Tyler Williams, who is a pupil at Newmarket’s Houldsworth Valley Primary School picked up the Young Person of the Year award (up to Year 6) at the county’s Raising the Bar educational awards on Thursday.

Her citation read: “Despite having to overcome some struggles in her life, Tyler is an excellent role model for her peers. Previously having been a school councillor, Tyler always participates in clubs and extra-curricular activities and is already achieving above age-related expectations across the curriculum.”