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'Improving discipline at school is a big priority'

Teachers will be given investigation powers including confiscating pupils' mobile phones and searching mobile phones for evidence of cyber-bullying.

Education Secretary Michael Gove also said that that the number of no-notice inspections will increase. The Daily Mail...

4 April 2011
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Statement by Professor David Nutt on calls to ban mephedrone

Responding to calls by the National Association of Headteachers for mephedrone to be banned, Professor David Nutt, chair of the Independent Scientific Committee on Drugs (ISCD) said:

'I support the Home Secretary's position that a rush into classifying mephedrone is premature

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17 March 2010