A failing - free school - which faces closure may win a reprieve. School governors from the Discovery New School in Crawley spent the afternoon meeting with government officials.
The school's representatives were trying to convince the education official that the school, which opened in September 2011, hasn't been given enough time to turn things around. Christine Alsford reports.
More top news
Wednesday morning's weather for the east of the region
Wednesday morning's weather for the west of the region
Tuesday's late weather for the west of the region