Marcus Rashford free school meals campaign inspires Northampton youth academy player

A 12-year-old fundraises for children’s charities after hearing about Rashford’s school meals drive.BBC News – Family & EducationRead More

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Mat to lose four schools after breakdown of trust

The government’s intervention in July came after all four schools wrote to Warren to say they had no confidence in the trustees or acting chief executive. They had only been with the trust since becoming academies in 2017.

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Multiple rule breaches found in Dunham Trust finance investigation

An academy trust that paid out tens of thousands of pounds to related parties, spent over £1,000 for staff to attend a summit in Jordan and paid an employee’s parking ticket broke academy funding rules, an investigation has found.

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Durand wants £3 million to hand back buildings

The fat cats, eyes and pound signs.

They saw their chance, they took it.

Did anyone really believe that this wouldn’t be the inevitable result of academisation?

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Conservative MP quits government job over free school meals

Caroline Ansell has resigned after voting for a Labour plan to offer free school meals in the holidays.BBC News – Family & EducationRead More

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