Wednesday 24 May 2017

Children should come before well-paid public servants

The notion that there is free primary education in this country is a bit of a bad joke
The notion that there is free primary education in this country is a bit of a bad joke
Charlie Weston

Charlie Weston

The notion that there is free primary education in this country is a bit of a bad joke.

Many primary school children will be coming home from school at the moment with long book lists that will require big expenditure by their parents before the new term in September.

We may be just weeks away from the summer holidays, but buying the books is set to cost parents of a fourth-class pupil €85 this summer.

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