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First report on SW education standards

School inspectors are to publish their first-ever report on education standards in the South West later this morning.

The Ofsted report will say that too many children are not doing well enough despite the growing number of good or outstanding schools in the region.

It will also compare the performances of individual local authorities.

School inspectors are to publish their first-ever report on education standards in the South West Credit: ITV News West Country

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Coalpit Heath school reopens after suspected virus

Emergency services were called to The Manor C of E Primary School in Coalpit Heath at yesterday [Monday] afternoon. Credit: ITV West

Pupils at a school near Bristol which was evacuated in a health scare have returned to classes.

Emergency services were called to The Manor C of E Primary School in Coalpit Heath at yesterday [Monday] afternoon.

An investigation into what caused the children to become ill is continuing. It is thought to have been a virus.

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Gloucestershire school to re-open after health scare

The Manor C of E Primary School in Coalpit Heath Credit: ITV West

A primary school in South Gloucestershire is reopening after being evacuated over a possible chemical scare yesterday.

Parents of children at The Manor C of E Primary School in Coalpit Heath have been told to keep them at home if they are unwell.

Fire crews inspected the building but didn't find any problems.

Evacuated school due to reopen tomorrow

A school evacuated, after more than 25 children fell ill, is due to reopen tomorrow. Emergency Services were called to Manor Primary School at Coalpit Heath this afternoon (July 9th) after children started to suffer from headaches and nausea.

Police talk to parents at the school gates after children sent home Credit: ITV West Country

South Gloucestershire Council says gas safety checks are being carried out as a precaution. The school is due to reopen tomorrow.

Twenty six children fall ill as primary school evacuated

Twenty six school children have been treated by paramedics at a primary school following its evacuated after several children started feeling ill. South Gloucestershire Council says carbon monoxide poisoning is one of the potential causes being investigated.

Twenty six children were treated by paramedics after they fell ill at school Credit: ITV West Country

South Western Ambulance Service was called to the school this afternoon after to reports of a 10-year-old feeling unwell. They treated 26 children in total for headaches and nausea. All of the children have since been released from their care and none of them were taken to hospital.

Emergency services are investigating several possible causes, including carbon monoxide poisoning.

School evacuated after children fall ill

A school in South Gloucestershire has been evacuated after several children fell ill during the morning. Emergency services were called to The Manor School in Coalpit Heath just before 2pm this afternoon, including two vehicles from the chemical response unit.

The Manor School in Coalpit Heath has been evacuated this afternoon after a number of children fell ill over the course of the morning. Emergency services are attending the school and parents have been notified. Further updates will be provided when available.

– South Gloucestershire Council
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