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Why free services fail

Which UK public services have consistently failed to achieve good quality? Top of the list must be the NHS and our school system. Why?  I think four reasons: they are both massive near monopolies; they are heavily unionised; they are … Continue reading

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The battle for young minds

Headlines this week speak of further legislation to reform and improve state education.  Apparently, Nicky Morgan (who replaced Michael Gove as Secretary of State for Education) is introducing laws to allow her to send in hit squads to failing schools; to … Continue reading

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