Deadline for school places

THE deadline is approaching for parents of year six pupils in the Belper area to get their child a place at secondary school next September.

Applying can be done online at Derbyshire County Council’s website, www.derbyshire.gov.uk/admissions.

Alternatively, ring 08456 058058 between 8am and 8pm on weekdays and 9.30am and 4pm on Saturdays.

The deadline for applications is midnight on Monday, October 31.