Pupils have missed more than a week of school because of elections – The Independent, December 2019

As schools prepare to to shut once again this week, analysis suggests that pupils have missed more than a week of education in recent years as their classrooms become polling stations.

According to the poll, more than two in three (69%) school leaders believe schools should no longer accommodate voting.

Read more here: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/education/education-news/general-election-polling-station-school-closed-students-nativity-christmas-a9239241.html