South East Wales

Ebbw Vale school suspends worker after drugs discovery

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Image caption Gwent Police cautioned the 45-year-old woman for possession of Class B drugs

A female member of staff has been suspended after Class B drugs were found at a school in Blaenau Gwent.

An officer was called to Willowtown Community Primary School in Ebbw Vale following the discovery on 19 March.

Gwent Police said a 45-year-old woman had been cautioned for possession of a controlled substance.

Blaenau Gwent Council confirmed the matter was being dealt with by the school and its governing body "through the proper internal procedures".