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Head teachers send funding letter to Chancellor.

Head teachers send funding letter to Chancellor.

Head teachers from 5,500 schools across England have signed a joint letter to Chancellor Philip Hammond warning of "chronic" funding shortages.

It comes as a primary school in west London says it is considering cutting hours because of money problems.

The heads are warning of budget gaps and unequal funding - saying schools would have an extra £5.5bn if they were funded at the same level as Hackney.

The government has promised to move £1.3bn extra into school budgets.

And a Department for Education spokeswoman said the heads' calculations were "thoroughly misleading".

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