South East Wales

30 firefighters tackle Monmouth boys' school blaze

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More than 30 firefighters have tackled a blaze at a boys' school in Monmouthshire.

Emergency services were called to the incident, in a detached three-storey science block at Monmouth School at about 19:00 BST on Tuesday.

Seven crews attended the fire, which it is believed started in a chemistry class room.

The school said no one was hurt and the cause was unknown. An investigation is due to take place on Wednesday.

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