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Text of Deputation, September 2012

Culture & Environment Scrutiny Committee, Town Hall, Judd Street, Committee Room 2 Wednesday 19 September  2012        HOLBORN TO ST GILES Place Shaping Text of spoken deputation The starting point of my deputation is the additional housing intended as … Continue reading

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Historical Update

Although there is a more than 30-year history of campaigns for a secondary school in this area, local education provision for our children effectively stops at the age of 10. Children find themselves competing for places at schools miles away … Continue reading

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Keep It Local

The local parents’ secondary school campaign has been negotiating with Camden Council and the government for the past six-and-a-half years on sites and funding for the school we have needed for more than 30. Ideally, we would build one in Queen’s … Continue reading

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Response of Holborn School Campaign to the Council’s Consultation on “Shaping the future of the St. Giles to Holborn area”.

It is good to see the recognition given to the residential function of the area and the needs of residents alongside those of people who run businesses or come to work here.  In fact, these different groups all contribute to … Continue reading

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This Is Our School 2011

Last summer those of you who took part in our consultation at Coram’s Fields agreed that you wanted a secondary school: · for all local children · that genuinely represents our diverse population, as our primary schools do · that … Continue reading

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Report of the Camden Education Commission

The final report of Camden’s Education Commission has been published, and is available  from Camden Council’s website here: www.camden.gov.uk/educationcommission There are a number of references to our campaign for The Holborn School. In a supporting letter Camden says, “The final … Continue reading

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