Fire at Parklands Campus special school, Bessel Leigh, Abingdon

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FIREFIGHTERS were called to a blaze at a special needs school near Abingdon.

Crew members were called to a fire in a temporary building at Parklands Campus, Bessel Leigh at about 10am yesterday.

Firefighters tackled tackled six-metre high flames, Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service said. No-one was injured.

The school is run by charity Action for Children and caters for 11 to 19-year-olds with behavioural, emotional, and social difficulties.

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