New figures reveal a dramatic rise in the number of tutors providing one-to-one teaching for children. It's claimed there are now more than double the number of private providers than there are full-time teachers in schools.
One Bristol agency claims instability in the Government's education policies has helped its business grow by a third in the last year.
And as our Education Correspondent Richard Payne reports it's no longer the preserve of private schools and wealthy parents.
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The whales have resurfaced near Sea Mills, Bristol and taken up permanent residence at Bennett’s Patch and White’s Paddock Nature Reserve.
Flowers in the South West have sprung up much earlier than usual due to the mild winter.
A fair amount of cloud - but the sun breaks through. A handful of showers towards the Somerset coast too.