Skip to main content

Adjudicator backs closures

An independent adjudicator has approved the closure of three schools in west Cumbria.

Garth and Harrington infant schools and Harrington juniors were earmared for closure because of falling numbers.

Adjudicator Tony Webster said the county council was "acting appropriately" and a new all-through primary school will be created on the junior school site.

Log in or register for FREE to continue reading.

It only takes a moment and you'll get access to more news, plus courses, jobs and teaching resources tailored to you