Free meals for poor students at sixth form & FE colleges

Disadvantaged students at sixth form colleges and further education colleges in England will also be eligible for free school meals from next September.

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Critics attack free meals cost

Concerns are being raised about the Government's ability to afford a £1 billion giveaway handing all children under eight free school meals alongside a likely tax break for married couples.