Ned culture

11th March 2005 at 00:00
Those who have received a letter inviting bids to nominate "Schools of Ambition" will no doubt have noted that the correspondence emanated from the Scottish Executive's New Educational Developments Division - in short, the NED division.

How should we interpret this? Is it the division where they place neds, or is it the division that deals with neds?

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