Prime Minister Announces Removal Of Ban On New Grammar Schools

Posted on Sep 9, 2016
Prime Minister Announces Removal Of Ban On New Grammar Schools

Prime Minister Theresa May announced today that her government intends to remove the ban on new grammar schools in England. Reacting to the news, Andrew Shilling of the Sevenoaks Grammar School Campaign said:- “The proposed removal of the ban on new grammar schools is excellent news for Sevenoaks parents. This is because the lifting of ...

Why Are Grammar Schools Better Than Comprehensives?

Posted on Mar 26, 2016
Why Are Grammar Schools Better Than Comprehensives?

Andrew Shilling of the Sevenoaks Grammar School Campaign recently gave a speech at the Cambridge Union to explain why grammar schools provide a better education to bright children than comprehensive schools. The text of his speech is reproduced below. “Good evening. My name is Andrew Shilling and four years ago my wife Sarah and I ...