School closes after headteacher claimed a parent caught the coronavirus

A primary school was closed today for a deep clean after a parent of a pupil tested positive for the deadly COVID-19 virus.

The news came as health officials confirmed that there had been two new confirmed cases in the UK bringing to total number to 15.

Parents and carers with children at Burbage Primary School in Buxton, Derbys., were informed of the closure of their school last night.

This video was filmed 27th February 2020.