A Herefordshire Primary School has been forced to partially close this morning due to a burst water main.

Westfield School, based in Leominster confirmed the news in an update on the Herefordshire Council School Closures page at around 9.45am. 

The update said:

“Lower school (Westfield site) closed due to burst water main in Leominster. Upper school open. 

“Please check e-mails and texts.”

Your Herefordshire will provide any further updates.

Welsh Water are currently trying to fix an issue that has left hundreds of properties in Leominster and the surrounding area without water.