Parliament: Bercow Refuses to Apologise

Speaker of the House, John Bercow, has refused to apologise for calling Andrea Leadsom stupid. https://www.politicshome.com/news/uk/houses/commons/news/95367/john-bercow-admits-he-called-andrea-leadsom-stupid-refuses

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Education: School Cuts

Last weekend was the NEU (National Education Union) Weekend of Action. The organisation School Cuts put on a number of events which proved very successful. Their website provides information on the amount of money that your local school will be losing under the Tories' new funding formula for schools - check it out here.  

Tories: Candidate Suspended for Anti-Semitism

A Conservative candidate for the upcoming local elections has been suspended from the Party after a tweet from 2013 emerged that has prompted an investigation into anti-Semitism. Although George Stoakley has now locked his Twitter account a number of screenshots of other abhorrent language had already been taken. https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/politics/tory-candidate-suspended-over-sweating-12430816