A BOARDING school has offered its accommodation to NHS workers during the coronavirus.

Malvern St James Girls’ School has responded to the urgent appeal from the government to support the NHS.

Malvern St James' Benhams boarding house has 39 beds in total which the school is offering as accommodation, free of charge for NHS staff during these unprecedented times.

Comprising mostly single bedrooms, the boarding house also has communal living areas and kitchens.

In recognition of the importance of cleaning uniforms and clothing at the end of shifts, Malvern St James are purchasing extra washing machines for NHS staff to use during their stay.