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10,000 children try taste of venison at educational shows

BASC has introduced venison to more than 10,000 children at food and farming days in Essex, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire over the past month. The BASC Eastern team attended three events where they cooked venison tasters and gave talks about the health benefits of eating this delicious source of protein.

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Banding funding is “flawed and unfair” says NASUWT

Responding to the announcement by Education Minister Leighton Andrews on additional funding which is to be provided to schools which have been placed in Bands 4 and 5, Chris Keates, General Secretary of the NASUWT, the largest teachers’ union in Wales, said:

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Banding failing Welsh pupils – NUT Cymru

The school banding system has been a total failure according to Wales’ largest teaching union. NUT Cymru, commenting on the publication of this year’s banding scores, said the system has proved divisive, ill-thought through and not fit for purpose. The Union has also criticised the failure to ensure support is provided for those schools suffering as a result of the Welsh Government’s league table style system.