Tag Archives: schools

Gove’s cuts undermine sport in Surrey and ruins Olympic legacy in county

  “Michael Gove a Surrey MP and Secretary of State for Education has seriously undermined access to sport by young people in his own County,” County Councillor Victor Agarwal told Party workers in Stanwell on Sunday. “By decimating the sports partnership programme which encouraged so many young people into competitive sport he has undermined physical [...]

Millions will have to be spent because of Tory incompetence

Tory run Surrey County Council is issuing instructions for some Surrey schools to build additional classrooms to their buildings – in Guildford Burpham Primary School has already submitted its plans and Boxgrove also plans to increase. The increases are because the birth rate in Surrey is rising, and the additional classrooms being added will cost [...]

Labour is with you – the Tories are out of touch

   Labour is with you Labour is changing so that we can make Britain fairer in tough times, We will take tough choices so that – even when there is less money around – we can build responsibility into our economy, stand up for the squeezed middle, and offer a decent chance to the next [...]

Surrey County Council got its sums wrong – and now we will pay the price

In the late 1990s Surrey County spent millions of pounds closing primary schools across the county and merging others. At the time they insisted that Surrey had too many school places and that the number of children in Surrey would keep falling. Now, the council have realised that they got their sums wrong. Having spent [...]