A senior source inside the government has accused the Education secretary Michael Gove of "lunacy," regarding the stripping of cash from the budget to help meet the £800 million shortfall in his flagship education programme.
The source accused the Conservative Cabinet Minister of being willing to see children struggle for a classroom place so the department can "lavish" money on the free school "experiment".
More top news
Dashcam footage captured the tree crashing down onto 40-year-old Sarah Robb's BMW just after she left her home in Syston on Thursday.
The teenagers, aged 19 to 15, appeared in custody at Westminster Magistrates' Court on Saturday, supported by their families.
Labour must "broaden its reach" in order to win votes off the Conservatives, deputy leader Tom Watson has said.