An extra four fire engines were called in at around 6pm to help tackle the blaze at John Ray Infant School in Braintree.
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The granite sea defences at Happisburgh in Norfolk are being moved a hundred yards back to protect cliffs from the tide.
Four people have today been convicted of the serious child sexual abuse and cruelty of children.
People across the East are being warned not to attempt clearing giant hogweed and other invasive plants without professional advice.