Asbestos '10x above acceptable levels' in Cwmcarn school

A comprehensive school in Ebbw Vale that was forced to close had fibres of airborne asbestos ten times above accepted levels according to an official report.

The nine hundred pupils at Cwmcarn High School in have already been moved to aternative classrooms. A investigation found that there was a potential serious risk to health and recommended that the building should be demolished.