Fight For Primary School Places

More than 20,000 children have failed to get into their first choice primary school in London. Councils say that they experienced unprecedented demand for places this year because of a recent baby boom.

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London Tonight wants to hear from you

This week London Tonight will be showing the first in a series of special reports, looking into the shortage of primary school places in London. We'd like to hear from you if you or your family are likely to be affected by it.

Are you a parent, with a child due to start school in September? Are you worried about them getting into the right school? Let us know your thoughts by email - and please include a phone number - by writing to

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