Gas leak forces two schools to close

Basingstoke Gazette: Gas leak forces two schools to close Gas leak forces two schools to close

A MAJOR gas leak has forced two Hampshire schools to close.

Fair Oak Junior School and Wyvern College, in Botley Road, Fair Oak, have closed for the day with immediate effect.

Sue Long, from Fair Oak Junior School, told parents in a statement: “We have had to respond to changing instructions as the morning progresses. We have now been instructed to close the school with immediate effect.

“Children will remain safe in class until you are able to collect them.”

A statement from Wyvern College said: “Owing to a major gas leak, Wyvern College has had to carry out an emergency closure of the college.

“Parents have been informed via Parentmail and via students phoning home.”


Comments are closed on this article.


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree