Plans for West Bromwich Muslim secondary school turned down

Birmingham Post 27 February 2013
By Steve Bradley

Parents who claimed they were forced to send their children to classes almost 130 miles away have lost their bid to open a Muslim secondary school in the Black Country.

Birmingham and Sandwell Education Trust, an umbrella group set up by Bangladeshi, Indian and Pakistani Muslim leaders, earmarked a vacant site in West Bromwich for the project. (continue reading...)