Rise in school exclusions linked to SEN funding and gang violence

Rise in school exclusions linked to SEN funding and gang violence

Teenagers with special-educational needs are being “cynically” excluded from schools and put in danger of being groomed by gangs, because there’s not enough money to support them. That’s the claim made by education consultant and former head teacher Tony Meehan, who says schools increasingly feel “tempted” to expel children who...

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New day centre in Lambeth for adults with learning disabilities

New day centre in Lambeth for adults with learning disabilities

A new £12m day centre with flats for adults with learning disabilities could be open in Lambeth from November 2020 in Coburg Crescent. This follows fears “for the future of the project in the current economic climate,” a council  report said. Building the resource centre was in the Labour administration’s...

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K&C residents encouraged to lead the way this Recycle Week

K&C residents encouraged to lead the way this Recycle Week

As thousands took to the streets on Friday to take part in the Global Climate Strike protests, London Recycles is calling on all Kensington & Chelsea residents to take action this Recycle Week and help protect our environment. New data released by WRAP shows that 62% of Londoners now recycle more...

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