POLL: Should the six-week school holidays be shorter?

It's that time of the year again when youngsters finish school for the six-week break.

Tuesday, 26th July 2016, 10:44 am
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 8:48 pm
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According to a survey by the parenting website Mumsnet, 61 per cent of mums and dads said they were happy with the length of the holidays.

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However, another study carried out by Epson EcoTank printers found 58 per cent of parents find themselves running out of things to do to keep their child entertained – with just under 50 per cent saying the break is too long.

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