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27 August 2014 Last updated at 15:18

Primary school places budget squeezeClassroom

There are warnings that the rising primary school population in England is putting pressure on budgets and raising fears of "supersize" schools.


Children at a school in Maiduguri, Nigeria - May 2014Nigeria closes schools over Ebola

Nigerian schools are ordered to remain shut, delaying the new academic year until 13 October as part of measures to prevent the spread of Ebola.

Shaun WrightAbuse report police chief to stay

The Police and Crime Commissioner for South Yorkshire vows to stay in the job despite calls for him to quit over a damning report into child abuse in Rotherham.

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