Grammar schools advised to postpone 11-plus exams amid Covid-19 disruption
The Government advises delaying entrance tests until October or November, to allow children to catch up with learning.
[ https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/uk/grammar-schools-advised-to-postpone-11-plus-exams-amid-covid-19-disruption-39395048.html ]
Schools to fully reopen next month, says Taoiseach
[ https://www.rte.ie/news/coronavirus/2020/0724/1155250-coronavirus-ireland/ ]
Msgr James Cassin obituary
‘Outstanding contribution’ to Catholic education.
[ https://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/people/msgr-james-cassin-obituary-outstanding-contribution-to-catholic-education-1.4310816 ]
Covid sees church furniture maker diversify
“We had contracts with local schools and churches, as well as plans to … unlimited access to the best news from across Northern Ireland and the UK [ https://www.newsletter.co.uk/business/covid-sees-church-furniture-maker-diversify-2921093 ]
Pope’s ex-envoy to France faces trial for sexually assaulting men
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Memorial to dead from coronavirus at St Paul’s Cathedral
Report that a permanent memorial in St Paul’s Cathedral to those who have died from coronavirus has been approved. The Dean of St Paul’s, David Ison, is quoted.
[ https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-53512231 ]