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MHK seeks update on schools phone ban

Member wants to know effect of restrictions

An MHK wants to know what impact restricting mobile phone use has had in some of the Island's schools.

Arbory, Castletown & Malew member Jason Moorhouse will ask Education Minister Graham Cregeen for an update at next week's sitting of the House of Keys.

Among the schools to have restricted mobile phone use is Castle Rushen High School, which is in Mr Moorhouse's constituency.

He believes phones can distract pupils from their education:

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