Friday, 14th Jun 2013
Article in Tunbridge Wells Courier (pages 20 and 21)
The article speaks about the teachers who have been appointed, the overview of the school including the mission statement and guiding principles, and mentions the funding agreement (which was signed the day the paper was published) being the final hurdle to opening!
28th Apr 2012
BBC news kent. (Tanya Gupter)
28 Feb 2012
Interview on BBC Radio Kent Breakfast Show with members of TWFS group as part of a morning devoted to local education provision. Also live interview with Julia George later that day.
19 Feb 2012
Article in Tunbridge Wells on Sunday
17 Feb 2012
2 page interview in Courier with Glenn Douglas, (CEO of the NHS Trust) including discussion about the proposed development of our key site, and the likelihood of establishing a new school in the location. This was not specifically about our free school proposal, however it raised our profile and continued the ongoing discussion about the town's need for a new primary.
3 Feb 2012
Letter of support published
27 Jan 2012
Follow up article to the above citing support by prominent local politician and former council leader Roy Bullock
27 Jan 2012
Editorial comment in the Courier. “As we reported last week, a group of parents is trying to create a new primary under the Government's “Free School” scheme …… Looking at the figures which are nothing short of alarming this kind of approach is what is required”
20 Jan 2012
Front page article in local paper, the “Kent and Sussex Courier” about our application and how to express support