SOME classes have been closed after multiple cases of Covid-19 were confirmed at Chellow Heights Special School in Bradford.

After at least five cases were reported, Bradford Council confirmed that some classes at the school on Thorn Lane, Heaton, have closed.

A Bradford Council spokesperson said: “The school has had some positive cases, with some classes therefore closed. We continue to provide support to schools all across the district at this very difficult time for all of them. It’s important that we all work together to stop the spread of the virus.”