Sue Hayman condemns £1.3 million school savings
Workington MP Sue Hayman has written to schools minister Nick Gibb over funding cuts faced by the constituency's schools.
Mrs Hayman said more investment was needed in schools to tackle recruitment problems after Workington schools were told to make £1.3 million savings.
Schools across Cumbria are facing a proposed three per cent funding cut to plug an £8m-plus overspend in county council finances.
Mrs Hayman said: "Our local councils are being bled dry by successive budget cuts from the government.
"These cuts have an impact on the day to day lives of people in my constituency.... read more
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