Welsh campaign

8th December 2006 at 00:00
Army recruiters are targeting schools in poorer parts of Wales in the wake of the Iraq war, the Welsh national party Plaid Cymru has claimed. The party said it had obtained figures showing that the Army was more likely to visit schools in deprived areas.

An MoD spokesman said: "The Army visits schools on a specific invitation-only basis."

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number


The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now