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Liverpool fights truancy on streets


Patrols in the centre of Liverpool are a key feature of the city's efforts to crack down on school truancy.

Principle Attendance Officer Ron Collinson explains how 'Truancy Watch' works and why he thinks it is about more than ensuring a good education for all children.


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