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The Chuckle Brothers want to open a 'Free School'.
Barry Elliott, one half of the Chuckle Brothers, wants to use taxpayers' money to open a school, with his son's Tory partner as head teacher.
Barry Elliott, who stars in Chucklevision alongside his brother Paul, hopes to set up the 'free' secondary school in South Yorkshire where he grew up."
His son's teacher girlfriend Charlotte Blencowe, 30, would be the head of the Rotherham Central Free School.
Elliott is one of 240 bidders hoping to set up free schools across the country.
Ms Blencowe, a former Tory council candidate, has caused controversy with a series of outspoken comments on Twitter.
She wrote, "Bloody sports day, I think I'd rather poke my eyes out with a hair grip!". She also enraged voters in South Yorkshire by saying the area was 'horrid'. In misspelled, badly-punctuated language, she added, "Wheres the life, wheres the culture, i keep forgetting where i live." She also said: "Swine flu in Sheffield f***ing great!