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Written Answers — Department for Education: Immigrants: Free School Meals (27 Nov 2020)

Stephen Timms: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, pursuant to the Answer of 12 November to Question 106891 on Free School Meals: Immigrants, what plans he has to publish the outcome of the review being undertaken by his Department with the Home Department.

Scottish Parliament: Covid-19 (Infection Rates in Areas of Greater Poverty and Deprivation) (26 Nov 2020)

Nicola Sturgeon: ...increased the funding considerably—in particular by giving additional funding to local authorities in tier 4 areas. We have also taken decisions including the decision to extend provision of free school meals through to the Easter holidays next year. We will continue to try to understand the reasons for the disproportionate impacts of Covid, and to do everything that we can to address...

Women and Equalities: Social Mobility (25 Nov 2020)

Elizabeth Truss: I strongly agree with my right hon. Friend. White British children who receive free school meals perform worse at GCSE than equivalent black and Asian children. We need to ensure that children from all backgrounds are succeeding in modern Britain, and that is going to be a major focus for the Equality Department, working with the Department for Education.

Prime Minister: Engagements (25 Nov 2020)

Boris Johnson: ...this Government who will continue to increase the living wage, as he will discover if he can just contain his impatience for a few minutes. Indeed, it is this Government who have not only delivered free school meals and a vast increase in spending on development around the world but have looked after the poorest and the neediest. One of the most important facts about the £200 billion...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Free School Meals: Coronavirus (25 Nov 2020)

Janet Daby: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps he is taking to ensure that children who were previously receiving free school meals but are now being taught from home as a result of the covid-19 outbreak do not go hungry.

Written Answers — Department for Education: Remote Education: Bristol West (25 Nov 2020)

Nick Gibb: ...laptops and tablets available this term to support disadvantaged children that might experience disruption to their education. Since September 2020, over 100,000 of these have been delivered to schools. This represents an injection of over half a million laptops and tablets by the end of the year. Summer term delivery data, which includes Bristol Council, can be found here:...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Children: Poverty (25 Nov 2020)

Stephen Farry: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps the Government plans to take, other than through free school meal vouchers, to tackle childhood poverty.

Covid 19: Winter Plan - Statement (24 Nov 2020)

..., we would risk the virus escalating into a winter or new year surge. The incidence of the disease is, alas, still widespread in many areas, so we will not replace national measures with a free for all, the status quo ante Covid. We are going to go back instead to a regional, tiered approach, applying the toughest measures where Covid is most prevalent. While the previous local tiers cut...

Covid-19: Funding for Local Authorities — [Mr Philip Hollobone in the Chair] (24 Nov 2020)

Apsana Begum: ...the role of Government investment, public ownership, in-sourcing and care in what must be a green sustainable recovery that delivers for people. On top of that, there is a public sector pay freeze looming for public sector workers who have kept the country running throughout the pandemic. People all over the UK are being let down by patchy support measures that result in unfairness,...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Free School Meals: Immigrants (24 Nov 2020)

Tulip Siddiq: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, whether he plans to end the temporary extension of free school meals eligibility to no recourse to public funds groups.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Covid Winter Grant Scheme (24 Nov 2020)

Tulip Siddiq: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether every child eligible for free school meals will be eligible for support from the Covid Winter Grant Scheme over the Christmas holidays.

Covid-19: Winter Plan (23 Nov 2020)

Boris Johnson: ..., we would risk the virus escalating into a winter or new year surge. The incidence of the disease is, alas, still widespread in many areas, so we will not replace national measures with a free for all, the status quo ante covid. We are going to go back instead to a regional, tiered approach, applying the toughest measures where covid is most prevalent. While the previous local tiers cut...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Ministerial Statements: Finance: 2020-21 November COVID-19 Funding (23 Nov 2020)

Karen Mullan: I also thank the Minister for his statement. I particularly welcome the free school meals payment that will apply across all the school holidays, and I commend all those who have worked and lobbied on the issue for many years. Minister, can you confirm for us the period that the free school meals payment will cover?

Written Answers — Department for Education: Remote Education: Coronavirus (23 Nov 2020)

Nick Gibb: The Department has invested over £195 million to support access to remote education and online social care. As part of this, we have already provided over 50,000 4G wireless routers, with free data for the rest of the 2020/21 academic year; 220,000 laptops and tablets in the summer term; and over 100,000 more this term to support disadvantaged children. Departmental guidance about remote...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Remote Education: Coronavirus (23 Nov 2020)

Nick Gibb: ...laptops and tablets available this term to support disadvantaged children that might experience disruption to their education. Since September, over 100,000 of these have been delivered to schools. This represents an injection of over half a million laptops and tablets by the end of the year. Laptops and tablets are owned by the local authority, academy trust or school who can lend unused...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Pupil Premium: North of England (23 Nov 2020)

Vicky Ford: We are committed to levelling up opportunities to make sure everyone has a fair chance to realise their potential and no one is left behind. The pupil premium furthers this objective by helping schools improve the academic attainment and wider outcomes of pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds. Since the pupil premium was introduced in 2011, it has provided more than £18 billion of additional...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Free School Meals: Coronavirus (23 Nov 2020)

Tulip Siddiq: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what support will be available under the Covid Winter Grant Scheme to ensure that shielding children on free school meals receive food support through the holidays.

Education: Educational Attainment (23 Nov 2020)

Gillian Keegan: Of course, we are here to support schools and colleges, and we know that they are facing challenges. On top of their existing budgets, we have provided up to £75,000 additional funding to schools to cover unavoidable costs that could not be met from their existing budgets, which includes additional cleaning, support for free school meals and increased premises costs associated with keeping...

Education: Free School Meals: No Recourse to Public Funds (23 Nov 2020)

Free School Meals: No Recourse to Public Funds

Written Answers — Department for Education: Children: Social Mobility (20 Nov 2020)

Vicky Ford: .... Every child should have the same opportunity to express their talents and make the most of their lives. Evidence shows that what happens in children’s earliest years, before they start school, can have a huge influence on later outcomes. That is why the department has committed over £60 million to programmes to improve early language and literacy. Over 1 million disadvantaged two-year...


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