Commentary on local democracy and other matters in Brent by James Powney
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Friday, 11 January 2013
Some concerning findings about entry into some academies can be found here. With another hat on, Christine Gilbert is currently the acting Chief Executive of Brent Council. In the past, I have been assured that no such practices occur at the Capital City Academy. It would be interesting to find out whether Brent Council could use its scrutiny powers to introduce more accountability to academies, as I suggested at a Labour Party meeting last night.