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Teaching union “sympathetic” over extortionate holiday prices, as Supreme Court decides if term-time breaks should be banned

Teaching union “sympathetic” over extortionate holiday prices, as Supreme Court decides if term-time breaks should be banned

By Leonie Stanton A TEACHING union has criticised travel companies for penalising parents by inflating prices of holidays outside of term-time.

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Cash crisis facing schools as costs rise but funding stays “flat”

Cash crisis facing schools as costs rise but funding stays “flat”

  By Luis Ortiz SCHOOLS ACROSS England are facing a financial crisis as costs are rising but funding from the government has remained “flat”.

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Leeds councillors divided over how to improve child services

Leeds Civic Hall

By Mike Berriman Labour and Conservative councillors clashed today over how to avoid a repeat of this year’s fiasco over school places. Earlier this year, nearly 90 families failed to secure one of their five preferred primary school places in North Leeds.

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Children homes and schools in Leeds to be investigated over new Savile claims

Children homes and schools in Leeds to be investigated over new Savile claims

By Russell Truran Three children’s homes and schools in Leeds are to be investigated over claims of abuse by disgraced TV personality Jimmy Savile. Notre Dame Grammar School is one of the schools, in Savile’s birthplace of Leeds, to be investigated over allegations of abuse by the late TV personality. Notre Dame Sixth Form College, St. Mark’s Avenue, Leeds, stands […]

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