The former headteacher of a Birmingham school linked to the alleged Trojan Horse plot said all he ever wanted "was the best for the children".

Monzoor Husain was suspended from the position of acting principal of Park View Academy in Alum Rock in July last year after a letter emerged detailing an alleged plot dubbed 'Operation Trojan Horse'.

Appearing to be written from one conspirator to another, the letter alleged a plot by hardline Muslims to take over governing bodies, oust staff and Islamise the curriculum. It is now widely considered that the letter was a hoax.

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