Springs Leisure Centre re-opens following chemical leak

By Alexander Ellis


Springs Leisure Centre has reopened today following a chemical leak that hospitalised eight children and two teachers with sickness symptoms.

The centre, in Norton, Sheffield reopened at 7am this morning, after being shut down following a reaction of chemicals in the plant room.

The fault has now been repaired.

The children who have been affected were taking part in a school swimming lesson when the incident occurred.

Steve Brailey, chief executive of venue operator SIV, said: “We would like to pass on our best wishes to the children and teachers affected by the incident.

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