Northern Ireland schools to close today
Schools will close across Northern Ireland today - for what could be months - over the coronavirus pandemic.
GCSEs and A-Level exams which should've been sat this summer have been cancelled.
It means an uncertain time for many parents.
But Education Minister Peter Weir says some people will be able to send children to school.
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