Tristram Hunt
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School places 'crisis' - Labour

Labour says that there is a primary school places "crisis" looming this September in England, following its own research.

One in four councils believe there is a "real crisis in primary school places" looming for this September in England, according to Labour's shadow education secretary.

Tristram Hunt made the remarks on BBC Breakfast, following research conducted by the party.

The Department for Education has announced £5bn of funding for extra school places by 2015.