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School Evacuated Following Fire

Children from Catherine Junior School in Leicester are learning together again.

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400 schoolchildren evacuated following fire

It's understood 400 pupils had to be led to safety from Catherine Junior School and taken to the nearby infants school at around 2pm.

At its height 46 firefighters were at the scene.

400 schoolchildren evacuated following fire Credit: Pukaar News

A building inspector from the city council was on the scene to check the safety of the building.

The fire started in the roof.

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