School closures due to strikes

Teachers across the Midlands will be out on strike today forcing the closure of many schools.

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Schools across region closed due to teacher strike

A teacher in protest earlier this year Credit: Geoff Kirby/Press Association Images

Schools across the region are to be closed today, as teachers from the two largest unions go on strike.

Teachers from the NUT and NASUWT will be picketing today, protesting against changes in public-sector pensions and proposed changes to pay and working conditions.

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