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Schools in Wales will get £14m for essential repairs after concerns were raised that fixing boilers and toilets was taking money away from teaching. The boost comes on top of the multi-billion pound 21st Century Schools modernisation scheme. However, schools have seen their budgets cut by about £370 per pupil in six years following cuts to Welsh Government funding. The extra money will go on small-scale repairs, such as fixing boilers, plumbing and school toilets, as well as caretaker costs, painting, decorating, plastering...

and repairing flooring. CLICK HERE to read the full story on the BBC News website.

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