POLICE carried out a joint patrol this week with security staff at Knutsford Academy following recent vandalism.

A police spokesman said: "School and security staff as well as ourselves are working together to try to prevent any further issues. The investigation is ongoing.

Officers are searching for two teenagers believed to have caused damage to the Bexton Road school overnight on Friday, July 31.

Roof tiles were thrown onto the floor and onto the greenhouse, smashing every pane of glass. School windows were also damaged along with the lightning conductor and aerials.

Anyone with information should call Cheshire Police on 101 or visit cheshire.police.uk, quoting IML 770520.