Education Secretary Michael Gove has apologised to Home Office counter-terror chief Charles Farr and to David Cameron over his row with Home Secretary Theresa May, whose special adviser Fiona Cunningham has resigned, Downing Street said.
The leaking, from her department, of a letter to Michael Gove, raises serious questions for the Home Secretary to answer.
One school was praised by Ofsted for using money from the pupil premium to pay for a number of cultural trips to Saudi Arabia.
Six Birmingham schools will be rated 'inadequate' and several more downgraded. Council officials have been criticised for failing to act.