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Keep our children in local schools.

Petition to Essex County Council

Purpose of petition: To keep our children in local schools. Having built many housing developments and not expanded the local schools or built new ones has ment that our local schools have become over crowded by people moving to the areas which has left no available spaces for our children to attend the schools. Children have been offered schools as far as 52 miles away from their homes. This not only has an effect on the mental health and well being of our children but will also have an effect on their education.

Lead Petitioner: Victoria Nottage 

If you support this petition please sign and help our children stay locally for their education.

Not Specified
Thursday, 4 March 2021
Tuesday, 4 May 2021
Victoria Nottage
This petition currently has 365 signatures in total.
Petition Signatories
365 electronic signatures
 Page 1 of 37, items 1 to 10 of 365.
Hannah Abrams
Shazia Akram
Hasibah Akram
Nazia Akram
Sue Allison
Kelly Allwinkle
Marina Amato
Kelly Andrews
Sophia Ashley
Tim Aves
This petition has been reviewed and the following response has been offered:
 Page 3 of 38, items 21 to 30 of 371.
23/03/2021 16:16Unregistered UserPetition Signed: Mark YatesPetition Active
23/03/2021 14:35Unregistered UserPetition Signed: Ellena TristramPetition Active
23/03/2021 14:35Unregistered UserPetition Signed: Simon TristramPetition Active
23/03/2021 14:34Unregistered UserPetition Signed: Donna TristramPetition Active
23/03/2021 07:44Unregistered UserPetition Signed: Joanna HopperPetition Active
21/03/2021 22:41Unregistered UserPetition Signed: Nikki turveyPetition Active
21/03/2021 22:33Unregistered UserPetition Signed: Nicola CurtisPetition Active
21/03/2021 21:42Unregistered UserPetition Signed: Karly SloanPetition Active
21/03/2021 18:01Unregistered UserPetition Signed: Joselyn GoffPetition Active
21/03/2021 16:41Unregistered UserPetition Signed: Lucy TylorPetition Active
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