Students at Trojan Horse schools are being denied work experience placements, a Birmingham MP has claimed.

Shadow Schools Minister Liam Byrne, Labour MP for Hodge Hill, has alleged that pupils from Park View Educational Trust schools were being turned down for opportunities to learn on the job by local companies.

"Kids are telling us they have been turned down for work experience as soon as they tell people which school they go to," said Mr Byrne.

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