1. ITV Report

Parents prepared to face fines

Term time holidays? Photo: ITV Anglia

More than forty per cent of parents in the East of England say they're prepared to take their children out of school for holidays during term-time- despite the risk of fines.

It comes as the government is being lobbied to reduce or suspend airport passenger duty during school holidays by the holiday firm Travelzoo. The compay say the combination of the tax and fines are putting families off from going abroad