A key witness in a hearing involving teachers at a chain of Birmingham schools at the heart of the Trojan Horse scandal has denied making racist and religious slurs.

The witness, a former teacher at Park View Academy, was accused of claiming, "Pakistanis were inbred and that's why they are so thick".

The allegations were aired by a barrister defending two of five senior leaders who are all accused of professional misconduct at a hearing of the National College for Teaching and Leadership (NCTL).

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