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Should Leicester look after its own teachers?

Should teachers who are made redundant from one school be given help to get a job in another school? Knowing the unfortunate view many people have of teachers, probably most of the public would say no. Why should they receive special treatment, they … Continue reading

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Just to put the record straight, Mr Wishart

My story appeared on the front of today’s Leicester Mercury about 40 job losses at Riverside Business and Enterprise College, in Rowley Fields, Leicester. The story was headlined “Doomed College May Axe 40 Staff”. The school is due to close in … Continue reading

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That’s all folks

In the end it happened without so much as a whimper. Leicester’s Riverside College, formerly known as Rowley Fields Secondary School, was consigned to history. The final decision, when in came, in the Town Hall this afternoon, passed by in … Continue reading

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