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The education watchdog, Oftsed, has delivered yet another damning report on one of the south east's education authorities. They say many primary schools in Medway are failing and the action plan to improve them is not fit for purpose with little chance of success.
We spoke to Tristan Osborne, who is a councillor in Medway, and hoping to become a Labour MP in the area.
Eight thousand children in Medway are attending primary schools which are under-performing. Inspectors are now targeting several schools described as "less than good". Tom Savvides talks to parents Kevin Hodges and Joanna Jaskowiak, Matthew Coffey from Ofsted and councillor Mike O'Brien.
8,000 primary school children in Medway are not getting the education they should, according to a new report from Ofsted. That's 29 schools in the area that are underperforming.
Almost 8,000 primary school children in Medway are not getting the education they should. A new report from Ofsted says 29 schools in the area are underperforming.