1. ITV Report

Police appeal after church arson attack

St Bede's Church Photo: ITV

A man has escaped unharmed from an arson attack at a church in Stockton on Teesside.

Area is cordoned off Credit: ITV

Emergency services were called to the fire at St Bede's Catholic Church on Bishopton Road in early hour this morning. The fire is being treated as suspicious.

Damage to the property Credit: ITV

Any witnesses are asked to come forward.