Major education cuts protest to take place in Letterkenny

A mass protest will be held in Letterkenny tomorrow week against cuts to school funding, particularly as they affect small rural  schools.

The organisers says the protest will highlight a number of issues, including cuts to some DEIS schools, and the impact changes to pupil - teacher ratios will have on Donegal's smaller schools.

Spokesperson Fr John Joe Duffy says there is county wide anger at the proposals which he believes will lead to a large turnout on the day........

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