More than 280 pupils affected by Essex school fire

Essex County Council has pledged to rebuild a school in Essex 'as soon as possible' after it was destroyed by fire.

More than 280 children will face a delayed start to the new term after the fire at John Ray Infant School in Braintree.

Click below to watch Luke Farrington's report.


Infant school fire

More than 30 firefighters were called to the John Ray Infant School in Braintree after a fire broke out shortly before 5pm yesterday (Saturday).