Castleford school forced to close after burst water main floods classroom

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Castleford. Picture: Google
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Castleford. Picture: Google

A Wakefield primary school has been forced to close after a burst water main flooded a classroom.

St. Joseph's Catholic Primary School, on Pontefract Road, Castleford, is closed to pupils today after the flood caused a fire alarm to go off.

The school is considered unsafe for pupils until the fire alarm can be reset.

Contact the school on 01977 555780.

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