• £300m for councils to help contain local coronavirus outbreaks in schools

    A new £300m funding package has been made available to local authorities to help contain coronavirus outbreaks, including in schools.  It comes as the Department for Education is set to confirm tomorrow if schools can begin a phased reopening on June 1, with scientists saying a test and trace initiative is key for those plans.

    17.30 May. 27th, 2020 | News