Primary Education News

2 Sep '14

News Free school meal scheme begins

First children between the ages of five and seven to begin receiving a free lunchAlmost two million children will receive a free lunch from Tuesday under a new £1bn scheme amid ongoing concern about its cost.The major new initiative, first announced by Nick Clegg in 2013, will see every five to seven-year-old at Englands 16,500 primary schools eligible for free dinners. Continue reading...

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