Students at Sleaford school reminded to be safe after sixth former approached by man in a red Vauxhall Corsa

Warning issued to students of Kesteven and Sleaford High School.
Warning issued to students of Kesteven and Sleaford High School.

Students have been reminded to take care when walking to and from a Sleaford school after an incident was reported.

A warning was issued to children a parents at Kesteven and Sleaford High School yesterday afternoon (Thursday) after an incident was reported by the parent of a sixth form student based at the school.

A 'personal safety message' was issued following the incident reported on Wednesday when the student was approached by "a young man in a red Corsa'.

Students were reminded 'as a precaution' to: "Please be extra vigilant. Please note that the young person was not harmed in any way."

The school added in their statement: "Please remember to keep yourself safe when walking to and from school - whenever possible you should be walking in group sof at least two. Remember that you should never accept a lift, or engage in a conversation with a person that you do not know."