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PUPIL PLACES IN SOUTH MANCHESTER

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1070: tabled on 12 February 2013

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 2 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House welcomes the coalition Government's allocation of an additional 600 million to local councils to tackle the shortfall of available pupil places; recognises that this has meant an extra 12.5 million for Manchester on top of the 15.1 million that has already been allocated; notes that the number of primary school places in South Manchester has failed to keep apace with rises in the local population; further recognises that parents in some parts of South Manchester often struggle to find places in any local school, nevermind the school of their choice; and therefore calls on Manchester City Council to respond to the needs of local children by building a new primary school in South Manchester.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.