Occy wrote: »
We are in the same boat as a lot of angry parents, my daughter's senior school has one supplier only and they are terrifically expensive (£25 for a grey girls skirt).
We dutifully ordered items from them two weeks before start of term, I got a phone call saying the did not have the stock the size I wanted and blamed me for ordering too late, geez you can not have it both ways.
Slowdown wrote: »
Schools, by law, are not allowed to make you buy uniform from a specific supplier. They can request you do so but cannot enforce this. They can provide badge for you to put on but if you chose to buy generic uniform for any reason they cannot stop you or in any way penalise you for it.
sturose wrote: »
Maybe a campaign through this site sent out with the next email will drum up some real support, anyone know how to suggest this? It is about moneysaving after all.
TechnoBadger wrote: »
How about a private message to MSE Archna, who started this thread?
Can you help this Forumite track some down?
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