On the 18th of March, Gavin Williamson, the Secretary of State for Education announced the closure of schools and other educational settings.
Where they can, schools will remain open for the children of key workers and vulnerable children. However, as of March 23rd, schools will be closed to the majority of pupils until further notice.
This will be an exceptionally difficult time for families, friends and many members of our local community. However, to protect the most vulnerable, we must limit social interaction.
Full details can be read found here, where the following information is available: