Fire in Hitchin primary school grounds destroys outside shelter
- Credit: @budgehitchinWC
Firefighers tackled a blaze in the grounds of a primary school in Hitchin this morning.
A team from Hitchin fire station extinguished the flames at Our Lady Catholic Primary School in Old Hale Way just after 9am.
The fire destroyed a wooden shelter and, according to reports, some play equipment.
Parents of children at the school have been informed.