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Hundreds of school children walk out in Dundee

Issue No. 2246

Protesting against cuts in Dundee  (Pic: Ben Wray)

Protesting against cuts in Dundee (Pic: Ben Wray)

Hundreds of students from schools across Dundee marched to the council on Friday of last week.

Paul, a 15-year old student from Harris Academy, said, “They are going to take £4 million out of the education budget. Under Thatcher they shut down the coal mines—now they’re going to shut down everything. We are handing a petition into the council but we have to go much further.”

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Tue 5 Apr 2011, 18:23 BST
Issue No. 2246
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