‘The School of Hard Knocks’ has overtaken ‘The University of Life’ as Newry’s most successful educational facility according to recent Facebook figures we can reveal.
A cursory glance at anyone over 40’s Facebook profiles in the Newry area claim to have either went to ‘The University of Life’ or ‘The School of Hard Knocks’ both very well respected educational institutions.
We spoke with one ‘School of Hard Knocks’ graduate Camlough man Damian Lennon who told us:
“Well after spending most of my time bunking from St Paul’s I decided to enter the old ‘School of Hard Knocks’ baah. It was a tough educational route but I made it through, paintbrush in hand.”