Storm Barra: Abundance of caution sees schools stay closed in some counties

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The scene in Howth harbour  during  Storm Barra. Photograph: Collins

The scene in Howth harbour during Storm Barra. Photograph: Collins

Good morning,

Children across Dublin will be waking up to the unexpected news that they won’t be going to school again, after Met Éireann put the county under a status orange warning last night. Although the kids might be delighted, you could almost hear the frustrated sighs of parents after the alert went out about 9.30pm yesterday.

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