“Now that a decision has been made, it is essential that the Government immediately confirms that the process surrounding vaccinations will be run and overseen entirely by the appropriate medical teams. There must be no delay in confirming this otherwise school leaders will be put in an impossible position of facing questions to which they simply do not have the answers."
'I would posit Boris Johnson and David Cameron would have benefited from going to Sheffield University .'
"Despite a lot of big talk from successive Conservative Governments, this report clearly shows our schools have been and remain chronically underfunded."
"The suggestion that schools could realistically consider holding assemblies and lessons outdoors during the autumn term, as temperatures plummet, is a total fudge on the Government’s part."
He said: "It's just the most amazing achievement for me, because with bipolar disorder it's really difficult to keep yourself placed in the right frame of mind to do education".
"Jeremy Clarkson went to a very famous, extremely expensive boarding school, fucked up his a levels and still ended up fabulously wealthy. A universally inspiring lesson for school leavers everywhere," wrote one Twitter user.
"Class inequality in action,' wrote one Twitter user.
“We are disadvantaged people and this school gave us a way to move up," one pupil said.
“It frustrates me immensely that this week’s big moment in so many young people’s lives is being risked by the chaos and incompetence at the top of this government," Starmer said.