“If you belong to a church, that would help. Or there are private schools, if you can pay…”, said the helpful lady from the Citizens’ Advice Bureau.
I was phoning about difficulties getting my daughters into school. Not into a particular school, just into any school at all.
I didn’t expect to have the problem. My daughters, Daisy and Molly, now aged 14 and 11, have lived in Australia with their mum since they were pre-school age, but may be coming to England next year.