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Alcohol at staff social events

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updated on 23 November 2017
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Is there guidance on staff drinking alcohol during Christmas lunches? The DfE says decisions about alcohol at staff lunches are down to headteachers and governing boards. We relay guidance from 2 unions on schools’ duty of care to staff, and point to school policies covering this issue.

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