Knife seized

7th March 2008 at 00:00
A seven-year old was caught with a knife after a playground spat at her Leicestershire school this week. Robert Prior, headteacher of Broom Leys Primary School in Coalville, said the knife was similar to a steak knife: "There was no way she intended to threaten another child. They had, as little girls do, an argument over friends," he said.

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