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dinner lady

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(Professions) Brit a female cook or canteen worker in a school
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So hurrah for the six NHS dinner ladies from Neath, South Wales, who have just scooped PS25million and quit their jobs.
When she started working at the school, in the Old Fold, dinner ladies would prepare one set meal, and pupils didn't get much say over what they ate.
Harvey is now the toast of dinner ladies at Pantside Primary School, in Newbridge, South Wales, who have started calling him Dr Harvey.
SCHOOL dinner ladies, teaching assistants and caretakers will finally get a fair pay deal under plans announced by Labour.
A total of 14 St Catherine's staff - including dinner ladies and the school's janitor - will scale the dizzy heights of the capital's iconic landmark on October 27.
A GROUP of dinner ladies who were "victimised" for pursuing an equal pay claim have won their case for compensation against St Helens Council.
He also announced a new statutory body to negotiate "fair and flexible" pay deals for school dinner ladies, cleaners and teaching assistants.
I really can't understand why people don't just have average job titles like window cleaners or dinner ladies.
JAMIE Oliver's school meals revolution is under threat - from dinner ladies who may go on strike.
His Feed Me Better campaign has attracted 271,677 signatures and demands qualifications for dinner ladies, more money spent on school dinners and more time for staff to prepare meals.
DINNER ladies of today could teach the dinner ladies of the past a thing or two about school meals.