Teacher suspended for 'taping pupils mouths shut'

A teacher in Somerset has been suspended following claims that tape was put over the mouths of several pupils.

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Investigation launched after 'pupils mouths taped shut'

Ian Bradbury, Executive Head Teacher of the Quantock Federation, has commented following claims a teacher at Danesfield School in Williton, Somerset, taped pupils mouths shut.

We take all allegations concerning the well-being of our children very seriously. An incident happened yesterday which we are investigating thoroughly. A member of staff has been suspended whilst the investigation continues.

My thanks to the numerous parents who have brought this matter to my personal attention and have given their on-going support to us in this challenging situation.

– Ian Bradbury, Executive Head Teacher of the Quantock Federation

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