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3 March 2015 Last updated at 04:07

Children's homes 'lack secure places'Boy with his head in his hands

Local authorities are struggling to house some of the most disturbed children because of a shortage of places in secure children's homes.


secondary schoolOne-third miss school choice in London

Almost a third of families in London did not get their first choice of secondary school as the population surge reaches secondary level.

Apprentices fitting pipes'All schools need careers teachers'

All schools in England should have a teacher trained to give high-quality careers advice, particularly to poorer pupils, says a charity.

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Parents lose their car paying price of university

A family describes how their daughter's university costs have put them into financial hardship.

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