Gove adviser 'attended key Trojan Horse meeting' in 2010

Michael Gove's adviser attended a meeting in 2010 where concerns about an alleged plot by Muslim hardliners to takeover some Birmingham schools were raised, the Independent says. Mr Gove said he was unaware of his department's Trojan Horse warnings.

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Michael Gove avoids questions about Wilshaw row

Michael Gove dodged questions about the row with Ofsted chief Sir Michael Wilshaw as he left a Westminster pub this evening.

The Education Secretary was put on the spot this evening by ITV News Political Correspondent Libby Wiener, but declined to answer her questions, beyond observing that it was a "lovely evening".

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