Posts Tagged ‘ taking children out of achool ’

The courage of John Platt

Oct 16th, 2015 | By
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Mr Platt took his two daughters out of school in term time after having been refused permission by one of his daughter’s head teacher. He was fined £120. Take me to court he told the Isle of Wight council. They did and lost.



Taking children on holiday in school time

Sep 2nd, 2013 | By

From the start of the new school year in England, parents will have less likelihood of taking their children out of school in term time.