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Ministerial Correction

Tuesday 25 February 2014


Community Primary Schools

The following is the answer given by the Secretary of State for Education, the right hon. Member for Surrey Heath (Michael Gove), to a question from the hon. Member for Hammersmith (Mr Slaughter) during Education Question Time on 10 February 2014.

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15. Mr Andy Slaughter (Hammersmith) (Lab): How many applications for academy status from community primary schools have been declined by his Department. [902483]

The Secretary of State for Education (Michael Gove): Eighty.

[Official Report, 10 February 2014, Vol. 575, c. 552-3.]

Letter of correction from Michael Gove:

The correct answer should have been:

The Secretary of State for Education (Michael Gove): Twenty-six.