Galloway locked-out of education debate


    An education question time this Friday organised by the National Union of Teachers has refused to allow George Galloway on the platform, although two other MPs have been invited.     “What are they afraid of?” asked Galloway. “I have been a trenchant critic of the education establishment in Bradford for three years, no one has campaigned […]

Galloway tables two EDMs on education in Bradford

George Galloway

    Bradford West MP George Galloway has this morning tabled two urgent Early Day Motions highlighting the ever-worsening education situation on Bradford.     It comes off the back of the news that Bradford’s GCSE results are the second-worst in the country. The MP has argued for the introduction of a ‘Bradford Challenge’, similar to the London Challenge, […]

Galloway calls for inquiry into Bradford education disaster


    Following news that Bradford has the second-worst GCSE results in the country George Galloway has called for a wide-ranging inquiry into the comprehensive education failures in the city and dropped plans to hold his own meeting.     “Education in Bradford isn’t getting better, it’s getting worse, and that’s barely possible, it’s scandalous and it certainly can’t […]

Tower Hamlets council bosses join Bradford Challenge


    The deputy mayor of Tower Hamlets and a senior colleague have joined the Bradford Challenge event

Galloway calls for Bradford Challenge to meet educational failings


    Bradford needs urgent measures to deal with its education failures, George Galloway said today, “Which is why I am launching the Bradford Challenge later this month”.The Bradford West MP is holding a public meeting later this month where education experts will put forward proposals to improve Bradford’s schools. Children’s services boss Councillor Ralph Berry has […]

We need more primary ‘educashun’, says MP


    The government education secretary should visit Bradford to see for himself why the city’s primary school leavers are failing to read sufficiently well.

University Vice-Chancellor Pay Increase Slammed


They are raking-in massive pay rises while forcing their employees to stick to a 1 per cent increase.

Galloway accuses education ministers of contempt


Bradford West MP George Galloway has returned to the attack on Michael Gove and his education ministers, accusing them of having contempt for parliament and resorting to subterfuge and stonewalling over King’s Science Academy.

Galloway presses Gove to admit he misled parliament

Michael Gove

Press release for immediate use   Saturday, February 8 Galloway presses Gove to admit he misled parliament George Galloway has called on education secretary Michael Gove to admit that he misled parliament over the controversial King’s Science Academy. In a series of questions to the minister Galloway followed up his point of order in parliament […]

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