Derbyshire school pupil tested for coronavirus is given the all-clear

A Derbyshire school pupil who was tested for coronavirus after returning from Italy with cold-like symptoms has been given the all-clear.

Saturday, 29th February 2020, 3:25 pm
Updated Tuesday, 3rd March 2020, 3:17 pm

Brookfield Community School in Chesterfield confirmed on Thursday that one of its students had been tested after returning from holiday in a non-affected area of Italy.

The school today issued an update, saying: “We are pleased to confirm that the results are negative and the student has been given the all clear.”

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Brookfield Community School in Chesterfield

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