Answer question to solve problem

7th February 1997 at 00:00
In the article "Pensions Reforms will have to come" by Gillian Shephard, she closes by saying "Parents and the general public must wonder why 80 per cent of teachers are currently retiring before the age of 60 when most other people in other walks of life work to at least that age".

She is the Secretary of State for Education and Employment; perhaps if she asked herself that question, the answer she would come up with might contain part of the solution to the pensions problem.

K P MORGAN 17 Woodbridge Rise Walton Chesterfield Derbyshire

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