A Northwood primary school has been rated in the top one per cent in the country by Ofsted inspectors.

Eastbury Farm JMI School, in Bishops Avenue, Northwood, was described by the inspector as "outstanding" in all areas, with leadership and management at all levels judged to be "excellent".

Headteacher Peter Biddick said he was delighted that the hard work of teachers, governors and support staff had been recognised.

"Their commitment makes Eastbury Farm the excellent school it is."