NEWS FROM THE REDCAR AND CLEVELAND COUNCIL LABOUR GROUP Labour to put resolution to Redcar and Cleveland Council proposing “Community Campaign” against local school privatisation The Labour Group on Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council have submitted a resolution, due to be debated at the next full meeting of the Council, calling for a “Community Campaign” partnered by the council against the enforced privatisation of local schools under a new Government measure. This comes after the budget announcement by George Osborne, the Chancellor, that he would be piloting a new Bill to turn all Community Schools into free standing “academies”, a programme he saw carrying on until 2020. The … Continue reading