Discovery Primary School closed for rest of the day after bomb ‘hoax’

Police cordon off Mountsteven Avenue
Police cordon off Mountsteven Avenue

Discovery Primary School in Peterborough will remain closed this afternoon while police continue to investigate a suspected bomb ‘hoax’ at the campus.

All of the primary school children have been safely taken to the Voyager Academy site but need collecting by parents as soon as is possible.

Voyager was also evacuated following this morning’s threat, but students are now back in class and the school will remain open this afternoon.


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