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HARTLEBURY PRIMARY SCHOOL WINS AVIVA FUNDING

Worcestershire Primary School Hartlebury has been awarded up to £1000 by insurance company Aviva for their project to transform an unused area of the school garden into an Eco Peace Garden featuring a vegetable patch, sensory garden and a peaceful prayer and memorial seating area with artwork com

MID WORCESTERSHIRE MP CONTRIBUTES TO ARTICLE 50 DEBATE

This Tuesday and Wednesday saw the debates on the second reading of the Bill that will allow Theresa May and the Government to trigger Article 50 and formally start negotiations for Britain’s exit from the European Union.

MP SIGNS HOLOCAUST EDUCATIONAL TRUST’S BOOK OF COMMITMENT

This week Nigel Huddleston signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, and in doing so pledged his commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day, honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust survivors who work tirelessly t

PRIME MINISTER OUTLINES PLAN FOR BREXIT

The Prime Minister, Theresa May, today made a speech outlining her plans for negotiating the UK’s exit from the European Union.  The Prime Minister said she will seek a new and equal partnership – between an independent, self-governing, global Britain and our friends and allies in the EU.

GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES FAIR FUNDING FOR SCHOOLS

The Education Secretary, Justine Greening MP, announced the much-awaited national schools funding formula today in the House of Commons.  Worcestershire schools will on average benefit by a 1.7 % increase in funding in 2018-19 and some schools in the county will benefit by as much as 2.6% in that

MP Quizzes Government Minister over Olympics Funding

Nigel Huddleston MP quizzed the Sports Minister, Tracey Crouch, about the performance of the British Olympic team at a session of the Culture, Media and Sport select committee this week.