While Basil McCrea and the Ulster Unionist Party seek to hold education to hostage in relation to the devolution of Policing and Justice perhaps he should take time out from appearing on the Nolan Show to address a simple demand made in a report issued in 1955.
Selection of Pupils Secondary Schools, Second Report of the Advisory Council for Education in Northern Ireland, HMSO (1955)
The Qualifying Examination is an easy object to criticise provided the critic is not obliged to find some substitute for it.
Well Basil you have six days to sort it out. Parents are watching and waiting.