More than 30 firefighters have been tackling a blaze at a former school in Sussex.Read the full story ›
More than 30 firefighters have been tackling a blaze at a former school in Sussex.
The fire broke out in Furnace Road in Furnace, Crawley, shortly after lunch.
As a precaution a 200 metre cordon was put in place. The cause of the fire, which damaged 50 per cent of the building is being investigated.
Model Katie Price wants to set up a free school in Kent to help children with visual impairment and other disibilities.
The 34-year-old has joined forces with other parents to prepare a bid for government funding - backed by Kent County Council.
Her 10-year-old son Harvey - who is visually impaired - could be among the pupils if the school is given the go-ahead.
Kent Police are concerned for 52-year-old Nicholas Cott who is missing from his home in Eastry near Sandwich. He was last seen on Friday morning. He did not pick up his son from school in the afternoon and his disappearance is described as out of character. He is 5ft 8ins tall with brown hair.
Some of the findings of a Health & Safety Executive report into a school accident have been exclusively revealed to ITV Meridian. It follows an incident three years ago where a heating duct collapsed on top of 150 children at a school in Kent while they were sitting their exams. John Ryall reports.
A Kent teacher has told ITV that he nearly had a 'national tragedy' on his hands when a heating duct collapsed on top of 150 childrenRead the full story ›
Kent County Council has voted in favour of creating a 120 pupil Grammar School campus at Sevenoaks, the first new grammar school in Britain for fifty years.
Pupils and staff at Sittingbourne Community College have been given counselling after a teenage boy was stabbed during a football match.
Alex Betts was attacked with a pair of scissors on Friday. A 17-year-old, who wasn't a pupil at the school, has been questioned and released on bail.
Alan Barham, Headmaster of Sittingbourne Community College, speaks of the school's sadness.
Police were called to the Sittingbourne Community College yesterday following reports of an assault involving two boys. Officers say they have arrested a 17 year old who is not a student. The injured boy is thought to have been stabbed with a pair of scissors.
Officers were called to Sittingbourne Community College in Kent yesterday following reports of an assault involving two boys who knew each other. Police say they have arrested a 17 year old boy who is not a student. The injured boy is thought to have been stabbed with a pair of scissors.