Fire at Essex school

Firefighters have been called to a blaze in a school in Harlow in Essex.

Crews from Harlow and Sawbridgeworth attended the fire at Stewards School in Parnall Road at around 11.30am.

The fire was in a ground floor room in a two storey building, which had become heavily smoke-logged.

The fire had been put out by around noon. The cause of the fire is unknown and a joint investigation will be carried out by the fire and police services.