Westminster cuts to the Welsh Government’s budget over recent years have severely impacted on public services. With the way Wales is funded, future plans to cut public spending by the Westminster Government will only reduce the money available for
Welsh schools. Welsh schools have long been underfunded. The last available figures showed a £604 per pupil funding gap between Wales and England and that is likely to have grown.
The General Election is a chance to ensure proper funding for education and all public services in Wales. NUT Cymru will be calling on all candidates to ensure Wales gets the money it needs to tackle concern over school cuts.
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