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Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Education – in the House of Commons at 2:30 pm on 11th November 2013.

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Photo of Chris Williamson Chris Williamson Labour, Derby North 2:30 pm, 11th November 2013

Following the abject failure of the Secretary of State’s free school experiment at the Al-Madinah school in Derby, will he now give the local education authority the ability to scrutinise the school and make it accountable to the

LEA? If the school closes, will he ensure that Derby city council has sufficient resources to accommodate the children in council-run schools?