School place shortage concerns

Under-performing schools could be forced to expand to deal with a chronic shortage of places for children, MPs have warned.

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Lack of planning for school places is 'frustrating'

Russell Hobby from the National Association of Head Teachers Credit: Daybreak

Russell Hobby from the National Association of Head Teachers said the "lack of planning is frustrating" when it comes to school places.

Speaking to Daybreak he said: "You should be able to predict this, when more children are born, four years later you need more school places."

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