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School funding

Published Sunday, October 21, 2018

There will be a debate entitled "School Funding", led by Mrs Anne Main MP. This will take place on Wednesday 24th October in Westminster Hall, starting at 9.30am.

A new House of Commons Library briefing paper provides non-technical background on school funding in England, and current issues:

This is our most up-to-date briefing on the topic.

The Library has also previously published a longer briefing paper on the background to recent reforms:


Commons Debate packs CDP-2018-0224

Authors: Nerys Roberts; Andrew Mackley

Topics: Local authorities: education, Schools

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