One third of fires in schools in Suffolk have been started deliberately a Freedom of Information request has revealed.
The East Anglian Daily Times report:
Figures revealed following a Freedom of Information request showed that in the last three financial years there were 21 fires, with seven started deliberately.
County Upper School, in Bury St Edmunds, has been the scene of two deliberate fires while the other secondary school blazes involved Thurston Community College and Mildenhall College of Technology.
The figures also highlighted three deliberate fires at Suffolk’s primary schools – Kessingland Primary, Downing Primary in Ipswich and Heath Primary in Kesgrave.