Tuesday 21 February 2017

Learning a painful lesson

Published 09/01/2010 | 09:37

THE Government's erratic response to the weather emergency has continued with the abrupt closure of all national and secondary schools until next Thursday.

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It is the correct decision, given the risk to life and limb presented by icy conditions, to which staff in A&E departments around the country will testify.

The minister is, quite sensibly, placing the safety of students, teachers and parents above any inconvenience that may be caused.

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