St Michael's Future

An MP is calling on a bank to sell a failed private school to a community group rather than the highest bidder.

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Call for school to go to community group

St Michael's at Tawstock near Barnstaple went bust over the Christmas holidays. Credit: ITV Westcountry

North Devon MP Nick Harvey is calling on The Royal Bank of Scotland to sell a failed private school to a community group rather than the highest bidder. Parents and former pupils have managed to re-open the nursery and are raising money to buy the whole site.

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    North Devon MP Nick Harvey is asking administrators to look sympathetically at a bid by a local community group to buy St Michael’s school