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With David Hoare taken on as the new chair of Ofsted, it wasn’t for his involvement with a successful group of schools (the academy chain he works for is one of 14 banned from expanding). Apparently it’s for his ‘business experience’. New education secretary Nicky Morgan states: “He is a proven business leader who has the expertise […]
31/07/2014 - 14:28
Conservative Party chairman Grant Shapps has his personal election campaigns bankrolled by a secretive club fined by regulators after failing to submit financial returns for more than four years. Funds transferred total some £140,000 since Shapps has been a Westminster candidate in Welwyn Hatfield. Scrapbook reported earlier this month that Conservative Club (Hatfield) Ltd – a members’ social...
With pressure building on David Ruffley, the Tory MP who accepted a caution for assaulting his partner, what better person to investigate the matter than new chief whip, Michael Gove. Errrr … This from last November: “Women’s Aid is challenging statements made by Michael Gove in a speech on reforms to social care which, it […]