Big boost in battle to reopen famous Cumbrian school
Hopes are high that education can return to the former St Bees School, a meeting has heard.
Mark George, chairman of the Trustees of St Bees School, told a public meeting at the school that he is "optimistic that a sustainable model can be found" to resurrect the historic school as an education facility.
He added that there have been a number of expressions from those interested in running the school, following an advert the trustees placed in The Times' Education supplement, and talks are now under way with various groups.
"It won't be by September 2017 unfortunately,"... read more
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