[17 Sep 2015 | No Comment | 115 views]
Delayed school opening after 10 years of planning

You cold not make this up after 10 years of planning and with the foundation laid Dorset County Council Commissioning Manager – Premises writes to parents to say New Damers School on Poundbury Dorchester will now not open till Spring 2017 , not much chance of that I think. Did he not seal contractors into a price for the job overall and would he not have checked if it had increased 3 years obviously not and now has lost them and has to start all over again . One …

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[10 Jun 2014 | No Comment | 7,278 views]
Gove strikes a blow for British values

Daily Mail
10 June 2014
This was the day the Cabinet spat over hostile media briefings paled into insignificance, as the true nature and scale of the Birmingham ‘Trojan Horse’ scandal emerged in horrifying detail.
What has this country come to, when children at supposedly secular British state schools are indoctrinated into a ‘narrow, faith-based ideology’ inspired by an extremist interpretation of Islam?
How have we reached a point where non-Muslim pupils can be excluded from publicly-funded school trips to Saudi Arabia… or where taxpayers’ money is hijacked to set up an Islamist …


[16 Apr 2014 | No Comment | 5,414 views]
Crisis in Primary Places

One in seven children fail to win admission to their first choice school .Tens of thousands of children have missed out on their first-choice school this year…

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[23 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 17,581 views]
Surge in admissions lotteries threatens children’s right to place at local school

Parentsoutloud say this was ever thus it nothing new look back on this site and you can read posts on school place lotteries some years ago…