DO you think Somerset schools should reopen today or remain closed?

A row has broken out after the National Education Union (NEU) said that it is unsafe for primary schools to reopen today - with Prime Minister Boris Johnson insisting there is no increased risk.

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But, in a statement the NEU has accused the Government of 'ignoring the science' and 'failing to protect children, their families and our communities.'

The NEU said it wants schools to close to all pupils except children of key workers and children who are vulnerable - calling on schools to offer remote lessons instead

With teachers being advised it is unsafe to return, a number of Somerset primary schools remain closed.

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