Coffee House Shots

Can Gavin Williamson reopen England’s schools?

13 min listen

Boris Johnson has returned from his holiday to embark on a media campaign promoting September’s schools reopening. With Scottish pupils already back – and the initial signs of their return looking positive – can Gavin Williamson stage a successful reopening, or will the beleaguered education secretary face another fiasco? John Connolly speaks to Fraser Nelson and James Forsyth.


A blooming good offer

Join the conversation with other Spectator readers by getting the next 3 months for £3.

Already a subscriber? Log in