1 Former Ofsted head Sir Michael Wilshaw has been appointed to lead St Mary’s University’s school leadership programme. He is pictured with MP Stephen Pound, Cardinal Vincent Nichols, Bishop Richard Moth and St Mary’s vice chancellor Francis Campbell.

2 The Independent Schools Inspectorate has placed Loreto Preparatory School in Altrincham, Cheshire, in the “Excellent” category, the highest possible judgment.

3 Professor J Scott Davidson is installed as the new vice-chancellor of Newman University in Bartley Green, Birmingham.

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