Teacher couple take their children out of school and on 37,000 mile 'education' journey

Most mums and dads worry about taking their kids out of school for a few days in case they get fined by the truancy police or dubbed bad parents.



But Richard and Catherine Thorley have taken theirs on the road for 16 months – even though they are teachers themselves.



The couple claim they are ‘world-schooling’ their daughters, Lottie, 11, and eight-year-old Libby, taking the girls on an incredible 37,000 mile journey across Europe while their friends are back home in the classroom.


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