School closed & Police called over a cartoon with teacher under police protection!

Students are being turned away and told to learn remotely today as a row over the alleged use of a derogatory caricature of the religious figure rumbles on.

Protesters have descended on a school again over a Prophet Mohammed image as reports emerge it has closed for the day.

A teacher has been suspended after allegedly showing derogatory caricatures of the Prophet Mohammed in an RE lesson.

Pictures have emerged of around 50 protesters outside the school for a second day this morning, with police also called to the scene.

The teacher alleged to have shown the image is also reportedly under police protection after being suspended.

The unnamed member of staff is said to be being held at a ‘safe location’