Nick Clegg visiting schools in Cornwall

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg is in Cornwall today to announce government funding for school buildings. We put some of your questions to him.

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Millions in repair funds for West Country schools

A number of schools in our region will be refurbished. Credit: ITV News West Country

Twelve schools in the region are to benefit from a multi-billion-pound redevelopment programme announced by the Deputy Prime Minister.

Nick Clegg was at Helston College this morning to announce the project, which will see five schools in Devon, three in Cornwall and Somerset and one in Dorset repaired or rebuilt. We have the full list below.

DEVON: Whipton Barton Junior School, Exeter Road Community Primary School, Sidmouth College, Exmouth Community College and Ridgeway School, Plymouth.

CORNWALL: Helston Community College, Humphry Davy School and Newquay Tretherras. SOMERSET: Kingsmead Academy, Crispin School Academy and Haygrove School.

DORSET: The Woodroffe School.

In total £6 billion is being spent on 277 schools across the country.

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