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Head teacher books holiday during term time

The Head teacher of a school in Bedfordshire, who tells parents to only book holidays out of term time, will be relaxing in the Caribbean while her pupils are back in lessons after Christmas.

Jenny Winder was branded a hypocrite by parents at Elstow Lower School near Bedford because they are told in no uncertain terms that they cannot take their children out of lessons.

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Head teacher branded 'hypocrite' for term time holiday

A Head teacher is under fire after booking a holiday during the school term.

Elstow School near Bedford issues strict guidelines to parents, saying they could face serious consequences for taking children on un-authorised leave. Now some say the rules are unfair, after the head teacher was given permission for a term-time holiday of her own.

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