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Public Safety Update

Rob writes:

"In light of the horrific events in Manchester and the raising of the threat level to 'critical', I have spoken with the Thames Valley Police Area Commander for Reading, Superintendent Stan Gilmour, to seek information and reassurance for the public.

Statement by the Prime Minister

The Prime Minister has made the following statement in Downing Street:


‘I have just chaired a meeting of the Government’s emergency committee Cobr, where we discussed the details of – and the response to – the appalling events in Manchester last night.


Rob writes to Regional Schools Commissioner about Chiltern Edge

Further to my recent update on the future of Chiltern Edge, I wanted to confirm to parents, teachers and all concerned with the school that I have written to the Regional Schools Commissioner reinforcing my position - and indeed that of many others - that academy status is the right option in ord