Everything we know about the Harperbury free school disaster

UPDATE 19 March. New data from Hertfordshire. Although local authorities can non longer build or even commission schools, they still have to keep track of the need for school places. Hertfordshire’s latest report (PDF) shows real and growing need for secondary places across almost the whole county in the next ten years. In Radlett and… Continue reading Everything we know about the Harperbury free school disaster

Free School approvals – great news for Yavneh College

News this week that Yavneh College in Borehamwood has won approval for the construction of a junior school next door to the existing secondary school – a project that began as a conventional bid for local authority support but concludes as a Free School bid. The full story’s in the JC. In linked news, the… Continue reading Free School approvals – great news for Yavneh College

Hertsmere votes

The nice people at Herstmere’s communications department are doing a great job today keeping electors up-to-date with the count in the local elections and the referendum on voting reform that took place yesterday. They’re using Twitter to post regular updates and pictures (like the one above, from the count itself). Yesterday they alerted us to… Continue reading Hertsmere votes