Head dips into her pocket

15th September 2006 at 01:00
The head of a Leicester school has spent pound;1,000 of her own money on rewarding star pupils.

Judith Smith drew on her savings after Babington community college was unable to replace a mystery London businesswoman who previously donated the cash.

Mrs Smith is using money she gets from educational consultancy to continue the six-year-old tradition of rewarding outstanding GCSE results.

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