Church leaders unite over school closure concerns

Members of both the Catholic and Protestant Churches have united in opposition at plans would could see small schools in Donegal either shut or amalgamated.

Fr John Joe Duffy and Reverend John Dean have come together to oppose changes which could see small schools across the country with four teachers or fewer start to close in 2012.

Reverend Dean says it is of particular concerns for Protestant schools which are few and far between:
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