Parents and staff relieved as Athy creche set to re-open

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A local person is saving almost 40 jobs and enabling hundreds of children to return to their childcare next Monday morning. The shock closure of three Footsteps childcare facilities in Athy this week left parents and staff in limbo. However, staff member Aisling Hyland said: "We're back in the game Coneyboro crèche has been taking over by a local buyer and we will be back up and running Monday morning as usual!All staff have their jobs and all children who attend have their places back  New name to follow. Thanks to everyone for their kind messages and support over the last 24hours."  

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