Press Release

Committee Expresses Sadness Over Death of Primary School Pupil

Session: 2012/2013

Date: Thursday, 09 May 2013

Reference: EDUC 09/12/13

The Assembly Committee for Education has spoken of its shock and sadness following the news of the death of a school pupil.

Chairperson of the Committee, Mervyn Storey, MLA said: "On behalf of the Education Committee, I'd like to express our sadness at the death of a pupil from Whiteabbey Primary School and pass on our condolences.

"This is a distressing time for the family and for pupils and staff of the school. Our thoughts and prayers are with them."


Notes to Editors:

Chairperson: Mervyn Storey MLA
Deputy Chairperson: Danny Kinahan MLA
Michaela Boyle MLA
Jonathan Craig MLA
Jo-Anne Dobson MLA
Brenda Hale MLA
Chris Hazzard MLA
Trevor Lunn MLA
Michelle McIlveen MLA
Sean Rogers MLA
Pat Sheehan MLA

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