The Covid jab rollout has started across all schools in the UK after the recent government announcement. King’s Oak Academy and Hans Price Academy are the first schools in our Federation to begin this process.
This has created a lot of media interest, especially from TV news. Hans Price Academy have featured on BBC Breakfast (National, 13 minutes airtime!) and BBC Points West and King’s Oak Academy have featured on BBC Morning Live (National) and ITV West Country News.
Please click on the links below to watch these news items.
In this piece Principal, Tony Searle, Operations Manager Liz Tincknell and students talk to BBC Breakfast reporter, John Maguire throughout the show about this topic.
BBC Points West
On BBC Points West, Principal Tony Searle was interviewed by Fiona Lamdin.
BBC Morning Live
On BBC Morning live Doctor Ranj, talked to students and parents about their thoughts or concerns about students receiving the jabs.
ITV West Country News
ITV West Country reporter, Richard Payne spoke to a parent and a student about their fears and concerns about her son receiving the jab, before talking to Principal of King’s Oak Kath Ogden.