F40 response to government announcement on fair funding

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The f40 Group, which has campaigned for fairer funding of education for over 20 years, has broadly welcomed the latest government announcement on school funding. Responding to an announcement by the Secretary of State for Education, the Rt. Hon. Justine Greening MP, to the House...

Final announcement on National Funding Formula

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Dear Secretary of State, Final announcement on National Funding Formula As you will be aware, the f40 Group, which has campaigned for fairer funding of education for over 20 years, largely welcomed your announcement to Parliament in July on school funding and we publicly stated...

Fair funding remains f40’s principal goal

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The f40 Group, which has campaigned for fairer funding of education for over 20 years, has largely welcomed the recent government announcement on school funding and hopes that it means that all schools can look forward to a fairer deal in the future. F40 Chairman, Cllr Ivan Ould,...

f40 letter to the Prime Minister

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A letter, signed by 38 senior representatives of f40 authorities, has been sent to the Prime Minister, with a copy to the Secretary of State for Education. The f40 group campaigns for fairer school funding on behalf of the most poorly funded authorities in England. The letter...

F40 briefs MPs about school funding formula shortfalls

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The f40 Group has explained to Members of Parliament why it is dissatisfied with the government’s proposals for schools funding and why they will fail to deliver the promised fair funding for schools. In a packed meeting room at the House of Commons yesterday, MPs from...

F40 says government has fallen short on fair funding promise

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F40 says government has fallen short on fair funding promise The Government’s proposals for delivering fair funding for schools need substantial revision. That’s the view of f40, the group that has campaigned for over twenty years to see changes in the way funds are...

F40 welcomes main thrust of government’s fair funding proposals

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Fair funding for schools campaign group, f40, has welcomed the overall proposals put forward by the government in Stage 2 of the consultation on fair funding for schools. The group, which has campaigned for over 20 years for a fairer, more equitable school funding formula, says...

Fair Funding campaigners meet Secretary of State

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Fair funding for schools campaign group, f40, has met with the Secretary of State for Education to discuss concerns about the delayed 2nd Stage consultation on a new national funding formula. F40 chair, Councillor Ivan Ould, who is also Lead Member for Children’s Services in...

Two new Vice Chairs welcomed by f40 fair funding campaign

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Fair funding for schools campaign group, f40, today announced that two Members of Parliament have agreed to take on the role of Vice Chairs. Alex Chalk MP, who represents Cheltenham will be the new Conservative Vice Chair and former Minister, Vernon Coaker MP, who represents...

F40 reacts to school funding announcement

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School funding campaign group f40 today welcomed the commitment to fair funding for schools given by new Secretary of State for Education but the group has expressed concern at the further delay in moving to a fairer allocation system for children in schools in the poorest funded...