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Trevor Sherwood
Trevor Sherwood writes crime and policing news and graduated Teesside Uni with a degree in Crime & Investigation.

Police Officers across the UK today faced the challenge of responding to 25 secuirty alerts at schools.

Threats were made directly to 25 schools that shrapnel would take children’s heads off. 

25 schools across the UK received the bomb threats which promoted major police operations. 

Repeated calls were made to schools warning of a bomb in the school that would be detonated and pupils would be shot. 

Schools one by one received the chilling calls which caused some schools to be locked down and others to be evacuated.

The following schools received the threat.  
Canterbury Academy, Kent

Barming Primary School, Maidstone

Voyager Academy, Peterborough

Discover Primary School, Peterborough

Wootton Upper School, Bedfordshire

Redwood School, Rochdale

Neighbouring Oulder Hill School, Rochdale 

Emsworth Primary School, Hampshire

Kingsham Primary School, Chichester

Whiteley Primary School, Fareham

Rosebrook Primary School, Stockton

Cranmere Primary School, Surrey

Mayfield Primary School, Cambridge

Blacon High School, Cheshire

Crabtree Farm Primary School, Nottingham

Lindisfarne Middle School, Northumberland

Charville Primary School, Hayes, Middlesex

Dafen Community Primary School, Llanelli

Pinhoe Primary School, Exeter 

Maldon Primary School, Essex

Barnwell School, Stevenage

Charlestown Primary School, Cornwall

Middleton Primary School, Leeds

Ringmer Primary School, East Sussex

Caversham Primary School, Reading

Back in February similar threats were made to six schools in Birmingham, Glasgow and Paris. 

A dedicated team of detectives are now investigating. 

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