Mixed blessings

(Photograph) - Bishop of London Richard Chartres blesses the pound;13m Greig city academy in London, one of a new breed of state-funded independent schools that ministers hope will transform urban education. But despite huge investment from the Church, Government and a local charity, the school has struggled to attract pupils and has resorted to handing out flyers in supermarkets to raise its profile. See story, page 12. Photograph by NEIL TURNER

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