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State school kids to ‘hand over pocket money at school gates’, confirms Gove

Michael Gove has today announced that students at state schools who receive over £10 a week in pocket money will be ‘stopped at the school gates by monitors’, nicknamed ‘Gove’s Angels’, and forced to voluntarily donate the cash to school funds. Although no physical force will be used, students who resist may see their grades go down and their cries of help ignored.

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Posted: Jan 20th, 2014
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Parents going to extreme lengths to secure children’s places in top teenage gangs

qualifications definitely getting harder‘Local gangs are now insisting on written tests, with graffiti being marked on spelling, content and quality of target.’

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Posted: Sep 8th, 2009
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British public rush to give cash to private school ‘charities’

Ordinary shoppers rushed to stuff five pound notes in the tins of the young toffs in top hat and tails.

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Posted: May 28th, 2007
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