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Education Funding

Part of EU Withdrawal Agreement: Legal Advice – in the House of Commons at 4:02 pm on 13th November 2018.

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Photo of Angela Rayner Angela Rayner Shadow Secretary of State for Education 4:02 pm, 13th November 2018

Thank you, Madam Deputy Speaker.

Perhaps it is time to open one of the Secretary of State’s centres for maths in his own Department. Even better, he could stop fiddling the facts and start facing the facts. There is one statement he has made that is entirely accurate: education needs billions of pounds more investment. Just look at the services that serve us at the very start of our lives.