Primary school closes after burst pipe

A school has been closed following the burst water pipe
A school has been closed following the burst water pipe

A Mereside primary school has said it will close temporarily following a water pipe burst.

Mereside Primary School on Langdale Road is asking parents to come and collect their children as they have no water supply.

A spokesman for the school said: "We are closing because we have a water supply problem following a burst on the main road.

"We have no water at the school and we are asking parents to come and collect their children as soon as possible."

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