BREAKING NEWS: Fire at Selsey Academy

The fire took hold on Sunday morning around 8am. Picture by Eddie Mitchell
The fire took hold on Sunday morning around 8am. Picture by Eddie Mitchell

Scores of firefighters are currently tackling a major fire at Selsey Academy this morning (Sunday, August 21).

A spokesman for West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said 10 fire engines are at the scene after receiving the first call just before 8am.

As a result of the fire, School Lane in Selsey is closed to traffic in both directions between the B2145 High Street junction and the Paddock Lane junction.

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The fire at Selsey Academy. Picture by Eddie Mitchell

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