Council threatened with legal action over Covid-19 school attendance rules

Fiona Simpson
Tuesday, November 23, 2021

A local authority has been threatened with legal action over claims it threatened a family with fines or prosecution if their children did not return to school, despite their mother and younger sibling being clinically vulnerable.

The council has asked the family to send their children to school. Picture: Adobe Stock
The council has asked the family to send their children to school. Picture: Adobe Stock

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