Schools in Daventry area to close in latest strike action

THE biggest strikes seen in the country since the 1970s are set to have a major impact on the Daventry area next week.

Several trade unions have voted to strike on Wednesday which will see schools closed as well as health and council services affected.

As the Daventry Express went to press yesterday (Wednesday) nine schools had already indicated they would be closed.

For more on this story, see this week’s Daventry Express.