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Bob issues a statement on Sandown Bay Academy

"I’m delighted the Government has listened to Island residents, the Council and myself and made this important decision.  Getting the right result has been a priority for myself and the Council and is the result of half a dozen meetings with Government ministers to make sure that they understood

Fairer school funding on the Island

“This historic reform to an outdated and unfair way of funding education is welcome news and shows the Government is committed to better and fairer funded Island schools which will greatly benefit our children with millions of pounds in extra investment over the years to come.

Bob Seely MP statement on secondary education in Sandown

Speaking in response to an announcement by the Isle of Wight Council, Bob Seely MP said:

“I am really delighted the Government has shown faith in secondary education in Sandown. It’s clearly the right decision and testament to the powerful case made by all of us working together.