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Flu outbreak forces Carronhill School in Stonehaven to close

Carronhill School

An outbreak of flu has led to the closure of a school for pupils with additional support needs.

Representatives of Aberdeenshire Council took the decision to keep pupils away from Carronhill School in Stonehaven.

An increasing number of children and staff had been showing flu-like symptoms.

The school will remain closed until 8 January.

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