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Public meeting over Al-Madinah

Concerned parents have attended a public meeting to discuss problems at the Al-Madinah free school in Derby. It comes after the top governor stood down amid a storm of criticism, including an Ofsted report calling the school 'dysfunctional'.

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Calls for all trustees to step down at Al-Madinah

Representatives from the Muslim and Pakistani communities in Derby have called for all trustees of the Al-Madinah free school to stand down.

Speaking today, they said the position of trustees has become "untenable".

Representatives from the Muslim and Pakistani communities in Derby spoke today Credit: ITV News Central

It follows the sudden resignation of the chairman of governors Shazia Parveen this morning.

In a statement read out by another person, she said her departure was "in the best interests" of pupils.

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