A new scholarship scheme is being launched to encourage more children from inner-city backgrounds to study at leading private schools, after a headteacher compared racial divisions in London to apartheid-era South Africa.
The first wave of the scholarship will provide two places at 11-plus and 13 places at the sixth form of the City of London school for boys, where fees are £4,350 a term.
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