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David Blunkett on Birmingham schools extremism claims

The claims of Islamic extremism in Birmingham schools are being dealt with in a "very muddled way", said a former Labour education secretary.

David Blunkett said the job was falling between the Education Funding Agency, an inspection regime and trusts.

And when Jo Coburn asked if there was a threat to national security, he said: "It would appear not."

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