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Penzance Teachers Strike

Teachers at a Cornish primary school are on strike in a dispute over workloads. Three out of seven classes at Heamoor Primary School near Penzance have been affected and more action is planned over the next fortnight

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Cornish primary school affected by teachers' strike

Teachers taking part in the strike over workloads picketed the school this morning. Three out of seven classes at Heamoor Primary School near Penzance were affected by the action, the first of its kind in a school in the south west.

Parents and schoolchildren arriving at Heamoor Primary School were leafleted by the striking teachers Credit: ITV News West Country

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