Saturday, March 22, 2008

Whickham School damaged by fire

A fire has caused serious damage to Whickham School, resulting in the destruciton of a the block containing the staff and six form common rooms, the lecture threatre, two classrooms and the library.

The fire brigade was called to the school shortly after 9pm on Friday 21st March. The fire itself could be seen from as far as Winlaton and Streetgate.

There is fire damage to the neighbouring music block but the musical instruments were saved and are now being stored elsewhere on the school premises.


Anonymous said...

The Police suspect arson, we can only hope that they catch the morons responsible & punish them accordingly!!!

Anonymous said...

The People That Did this are pathetic cz they are stopiin peoples education n waisting peoples tym xxxx