Minister Arlene Foster described the proposal to merge the schools as "bizarre"
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Collegiate Grammar/Portora Royal merger plan: Petition at Stormont

A petition against plans to amalgamate two grammar schools in Enniskillen has been handed in at Stormont.

The Western Education and Library Board (WELB) wants to close Collegiate Grammar and amalgamate it with Portora Royal.

The petition was handed to the speaker of the assembly by former pupil and Enterprise Minister Arlene Foster, who described the proposal as "bizarre".