Cambridgeshire

Cambridge St Bede's School fire tackled by more than 20 officers

Fire crews at St Bede's School in Cambridge
Image caption Fire broke out in the early hours of the morning

More than 20 firefighters tackled a fire at a school in Cambridge earlier.

It broke out at about 06:00 BST at St Bede's Inter-Church School on Birdwood Road.

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service said officers were faced with a "well-developed fire" when they arrived.

The secondary school is closed for the Easter holidays. No-one was hurt and the fire was brought under control by about 08:00 BST, station commander Stuart Smith said.

Image caption Birdwood Road was closed off earlier
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Image caption The school is currently closed for the Easter holidays

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