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Fire at Buckwoods School Guestling

Date : 12 September 2019

East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service is attending a fire at Buckwoods School, Guestling.

We were called at 7.40 this morning (12 September 2019) to reports of a fire in a boiler room.

As of 8.30, six fire engines were at the scene.

The building affected by fire measures 40 metres by 30 metres and is used as a plant room.

Crews are using two breathing apparatus, one hose reel and firefighting foam and have made good progress in containing the fire.

There are no reports of injuries.

The school has told us it's running as usual today.

**Update (09:37)-  The incident has now been scaled down and we have one appliance on scene.  Crews are currently cutting away and dampening down.  A Fire Investigation is underway.  


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