Lecarrow National School has received funding for fire safety works, Fine Gael Senator Maura Hopkins has said.

Senator Hopkins stated, “My colleague, Minister for Education and Skills, Joe McHugh T.D. has informed me that his Department have approved an application from the school under their emergency works scheme.”

Senator Hopkins concluded, “I am very pleased to see this application getting a positive response from the Department. I will continue to work closely with Minister McHugh to ensure this funding can be drawn down by the school without delay, in order to allow these works to take place as soon as possible.”