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Schools will soon find it easier to manage their teachers and help ensure they are performing to the best of their abilities.

Conservative Party Co-Chairman Sayeeda Warsi has asked Ed Miliband to set the record straight after his misleading comments on rail fares during Prime Minister's Questions.

The Education Secretary, Michael Gove, has announced that the current programme of information and communications technology (ICT) study in England's schools will be scrapped from September.

Britain will have a national high speed rail network providing vital new capacity and faster journeys across the country from 2026.

David Cameron and Andrew Lansley have announced a new drive to free up nurses to provide the care patients and relatives expect.

David Cameron has announced a series of measures to tackle the compensation culture and free SMEs from the stranglehold of health and safety red tape.

Michael Gove has announced that the number of academies in England has reached 1,500.

The Conservative Party Co-Chairman, Lord Feldman of Elstree, has confirmed plans to "create a new political party in Northern Ireland" which will deliver mainstream, national politics to the people of Northern Ireland.

Children's Minister, Tim Loughton, has announced that young people across the country should be able to inspect their local youth services and advise on how to improve them.

Co-Chairman of the Conservative Party Sayeeda Warsi has sent her best wishes to those celebrating Christmas in her end of year message this week.