Cross and Passion College had to close doors much earlier than expected … asbestos .. detected

Ballycastle Chronicle: Cross and Passion College has had to close the doors much earlier than anticipated for the summer break after Asbestos was detected in the building..Different types of asbestos need to be dealt with in different ways as even small levels of exposure, if repeated day after day, can lead to diseases later in life…. “This week, Cross and Passion College Ballycastle has undergone intensive building survey work. As a consequence of this work, the need to undertake an asbestos removal programme has been identified. The school has applied for and been granted funding to proceed with this work which will ensure that any further improvements and updates to accommodation can proceed in a timely way, with minimum disruption to the education of our pupils…