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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 4:08 pm on 15th June 1995.

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Photo of Mr Mark Robinson Mr Mark Robinson , Somerton and Frome 4:08 pm, 15th June 1995

I would not want to draw comparisons with other counties, but once we got under the Liberal Democrat rhetoric in Somerset, we realised that a case for the schools of Somerset needed to be heard. That is why we supported the case for the cap to be raised in Somerset. That at least shows that the appeal system works fairly and properly, that cases are considered and that some win and some are not successful.