12 May '14

News Free schools row rumbles on among coalition

Liberal Democrats' president Tim Farron says Michael Gove must prioritise creation of local authority primary school placesThe education secretary, Michael Gove, needs to prioritise the creation of local authority primary school places over giving money to independently run free schools, the president of the Liberal Democrats has said.Tim Farron entered the coalition clash over education policy after it emerged that senior Treasury officials had raised concerns about the level of spending on free schools. Continue reading...

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