Greens call for rethink on Waltham Holy Cross academisation

Plans to force Waltham Holy Cross primary school to turn into an academy have been slammed by the local Green Party. Dave Plummer, the Green Party’s candidate for Paternoster ward in May’s local elections, said, ‘Academy schools are just privatisation of our education system under a different name and, in the case of Waltham Holy Cross, appears to be being […]

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Buses – concerns raised about the 13 serving Epping St Johns

A lot of concerns have been raised about the 13 bus, which has replaced the 213 and services Epping St John’s school, particularly around fares and the timetable. I’ve been looking into this on behalf of the Epping Forest Transport Action Group (EFTAG) and have popped a couple of FAQ answers and a survey up on their site: http://eftag.org.uk/13faq

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