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Wed 29 May 2013

A new secondary school in Radlett will have a "unique" feel to it, according to the parents and teachers behind the project.

The new Harperbury Free School, which will take applicants from St Albans, will hold breakfast clubs to help gear its students up for the day ahead, as well as compulsory after-school homework clubs.

Tue 28 May 2013


Havering’s first free school has been given the go ahead by the Department of Education.

Oasis Academy Romford was one of 102 free schools approved by the Secretary of State For Education last week.

Tue 28 May 2013


A new free school in Wandsworth has secured a permanent home for its pupils after the council agreed to sell it a surplus building in Roehampton.

Tue 28 May 2013


Plans for a brand new Camden free school for children excluded from mainstream schools have been approved.

Education secretary Michael Gove has given the go-ahead for the Weekend Arts College (WAC) Free School to open next year.

Tue 28 May 2013

The headmaster of Eton, Tony Little, believes the success of the school should be shared by establishing state boarding schools in every large town and county.

Tue 28 May 2013


A closed school site will have new life breathed into it after plans for a free school were given the go ahead.