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09:19 UK time, Monday, 19 July 2010

"If at any stage it looks like they're becoming total jerks and saying 'hello mummy' in posh voices, instead of running in and just being their awful selves, then you have to knock it on the head" - Designer Stella McCartney on why she struggles with her decision to educate her children privately.

Ms McCartney, famously, herself went to a comprehensive, despite her father Paul being one of the world's most famous rock starts. She insists her parents' decision was "one of the best things that could have happened to me", but says the failings of London's school led her to choose independent establishments for her own offspring.

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