Skip to main content

Baroness Ashton

Baroness Ashton, junior minister for early years and school standards, told a conference of the Music Education Council in London that every child should have the chance to learn to play a musical instrument.

She said the music Standards Fund grants, set up by David Blunkett in 1997, had halted the decline in music services.


Major Award: Hertfordshire.

Diploma: Birmingham, Brighton and Hove, Highland, Oxfordshire and Southampton

Log in or register for FREE to continue reading.

It only takes a moment and you'll get access to more news, plus courses, jobs and teaching resources tailored to you