Council’s Official Announcement: Strike Forces School & ELC Shutdown on November 8

Dumfries and Galloway Council released the following confirmation today

Strike action is due to take place on Wednesday 8 November. The decision has been made to close all our schools and Early Learning Centre (ELC) settings on the strike day – Wednesday 8 November.

Parents and carers whose children are entitled to free school meals via qualifying benefits will have a cash payment made to their bank accounts in due course.

We appreciate the inconvenience associated with this information, but please be assured that this information is coming to you as a parent/carer in as timely a manner as is practically possible.

Dr Gillian Brydson

Director Skills, Education & Learning

Dumfries and Galloway Council

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