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Headmaster accuses Oxbridge of ‘discrimination’ against public school pupils applying for university places

Public school pupils are being discriminated against when they apply for places at Oxford and Cambridge, a leading headmaster has claimed.Dr Anthony Seldon, the Master of the prestigious Wellington College described the ‘hostility’ towards these students as ‘the hatred that dare not speak its name.’There are cases of some parents allegedly putting their children into local state sixth forms to give them a better chance of getting into Oxbridge.

via Headmaster accuses Oxbridge of ‘discrimination’ against public school pupils applying for university places | Mail Online.

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