Halifax teachers: Redundancies "a tragedy for Calderdale."

Halifax teachers' picket line
Teaching staff strike in Halifax over redundancies Credit: ITV Calendar

Teaching staff in Halifax say it is a tragedy that Calderdale Council is planning to make redundancies. 21 workers at the Heath Training Centre, which supports teachers, are facing losing their jobs because of government cuts.


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