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Last Updated: Friday July 10 2009 17:20 GMT

Teacher charged over pupil attack

All Saints' Roman Catholic School, Mansfield.

A teacher has been charged with trying to murder a 14-year-old boy at a school in Nottinghamshire.

Peter Harvey was arrested after pupil Jack Waterhouse was injured and two other pupils were hurt at All Saints' Roman Catholic School in Mansfield.

Police said the alleged incident took place at the school, in Broomhill Lane, on Wednesday.

Mr Harvey, who's 49 years old, will appear at Mansfield Magistrates' Court on Saturday.