PUPILS at a Hartlepool primary school have been given the afternoon off due to a burst water main.
St Teresa’s RC Primary School, in the town’s Callander Road, was due to be closed from 1pm on Friday following the incident.
The school will also be closed on Monday, but a Year 3 trip will still go ahead as planned.
A Hartlepool Borough Council spokesman said: “St. Teresa’s RC Primary School, on Callander Road, will be closed from 1pm on Friday and will also be shut on Monday.
“However, a Year 3 trip to Hartlepool’s Space to Learn will go ahead as planned on Monday.”
Further updates will be given to parents on Monday and the school can be contacted on (01429) 274936.