Blair's visit

Tes Editorial

Your short report regarding the Prime Minister's visit to Morpeth School (TES, September 5), was quite misleading. The Prime Minister and Cherie Blair spent a considerable amount of time with a group of our pupils. All who met them were impressed with their interest in the school and in education.

I raised some issues on which we disagreed with the White Paper but to say that I "gave the Prime Minister a dressing down", and to imply that I waited until he was driving away to do so, is a complete distortion.


Headteacher Morpeth School Morpeth Street, London E2

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