Too cold to handle

7th June 1996 at 01:00
"I've seen it all now," said the west of Scotland primary teacher after dealing with an upset five-year-old whose lunch box was awash and whose sandwiches and crisps were destroyed. The teacher's assumption that a drinks carton had burst proved mistaken when she uncovered a wooden stick plus wrapper.

The child's mother had included an iced lolly.

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