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PARENTS are being urged to apply for their child’s primary school place for 2012.

The application process for first admissions to reception classes at primary schools closes on January 15 2012 and parents are urged to make sure that they have submitted their application by that date.

Cllr Philip Owen, cabinet member for children and young people’s services, said: “Applying for a place at school is an important decision for families and we would encourage parents to make sure they apply in good time.”

Parents can apply online at or call 01623 433388.