An MPs report - which criticised the body responsible for allocating money to education institutions for being too slow to intervene in failing schools - highlights "the dog's dinner of a mess" made by the Government, a teaching union said.
The PAC [Public Accounts Committee] report reveals the dog's dinner of a mess the Government has made of holding academies and academy trusts accountable for the huge sums of public money they receive.
More top news
European Union leaders are attending a special summit later to formally agree their Brexit negotiating strategy.
Most places across the UK will stay dry all day, with sunny spells, particularly in the south.
The Royal Marine jailed for killing an injured Taliban fighter in Afghanistan has spoken for the first time since being released from jail.