Five-year-old girl dies after collapsing at school

A five-year-old girl has died after collapsing at a school in Berkshire.

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Girl, 5, dies after collapsing at school: Council statement

Judith Ramsden, director of children’s services, at Wokingham Borough Council

“This is an extremely sad day and our thoughts and prayers are very much with family and friends of the little girl, all of the pupils, their families, and staff at the school.

“We are supporting the whole school community in every way we can, and our specialist team will be back with them on Monday.

“We sincerely ask that you give the school, and its families, both the space and the time they need to grieve and heal during the coming months.”

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