Report on run-down schools getting cash boost

More than 50 run-down schools in the Midlands are celebrating today after getting Government money for building work.

But twice as many have seen their bids for funding turned down.

Our Education Correspondent Peter Bearne reports on the "haves" and the "have-nots".

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Run-down Schools Cash Boost

The Government has announced that 52 schools in the Midlands are to receive money to rebuild dilapidated buildings.