Safety fears

19th January 2007 at 00:00
A school where a pupil was attacked with a hammer is investigating new security measures.

Ridgeway school in Wroughton, Swindon, is considering building a new security fence, introducing CCTV and shortening the school day following the assault last week.

Henry Webster, 15, sustained fractures to the skull in the incident. A 17-year-old boy has been charged with grievous bodily harm.

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