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Mon 10 June 2013

TWO more free primary schools are to open in the borough and ease the shortage of school places.

Mon 10 June 2013


Classes can often be heard letting out a collective groan when the teacher mentions homework,  ruining plans for a night watching films or playing out with friends.

Mon 10 June 2013

Mosaic, the Jewish primary school opening in south London in September, has found permanent premises in Roehampton.

Wed 5 June 2013

A MEETING to discuss free schools on the Isle of Wight, organised by MP Andrew Turner, is due to take place tomorrow (Thursday).

Mon 3 June 2013


School places in London are at a premium – with the shortfall expected to reach around 118,000 by 2016 – according to London Councils.

Mon 3 June 2013

A music school is set to open in Tower Hamlets for 16 to 19 year olds as part of 102 new free schools approved by Michael Gove the Education Secretary.

Mon 3 June 2013

A bilingual free primary school has been given the green light to set up in Lincolnshire, in a move that will create new teaching vacancies and classroom assistant jobs.

Fri 31 May 2013

Parents are celebrating after they were given the go-ahead by Government to set up Wokingham’s first primary free school.

Campaigners behind the Evendons Primary School project discovered on Tuesday, May 21, that their bid had been approved by the Department for Education (DfE).