Around 90% of parents get first choice primary school

The anxious wait for thousands of parents and school children will be over later when they find out which primary schools they will be attending. It marks the first National Offer Day for primary schools.

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Primary school places decided

It was a big day for thousands of children as they discovered which primary school they'll be going to in September, but for some parents, the news wasn't what they wanted to hear.

In Bristol, where demand for primary places is amongst the highest in the country, nearly 20 per cent missed out on their first choice. This report from our Education Correspondent Richard Payne.

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