Harrogate pupils devastated by school playground vandalism - can you help raise funds?

Devastated pupils and teachers at a Harrogate primary school have launched a crowdfunding page after vandals caused "significant damage" to playground equipment.

Friday, 8th November 2019, 5:11 pm
Updated Friday, 8th November 2019, 5:12 pm
Childrenat Rossett Acre Primaryreturned from their half-term break to discoverthat vandals had ripped off the side of the play house, and brokena number of the outdoor toys.

Children at Rossett Acre Primary returned from their half-term break to discover that vandals had ripped off the side of the play house, and broken a number of the outdoor toys.

North Yorkshire Police are appealing for information about the incident, which is believed to have happened overnight between October 29 and 30.

The school has created a fundraising page to help replace the early years playground equipment -click here to donateA North Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: "Police were called on October 30 with a report that significant damage had been caused to equipment in the playground at Rossett Acre Primary School. Suspects are believed to have caused the damage overnight between 29 and 30 October 2019.

"Anyone with information about who might be responsible is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, quoting reference 12190200171."