The Local Government Authority has singled out some areas in the East, as having the most severe shortages of primary school places in Britain.
ITV Anglia interviewed Matthew Hancock, the MP for West Suffolk and Skills Minister at the Department for Education.
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The rather cloudy skies will remain over the next few days but it will stay mostly dry. Some fog overnight at the weekend.