Shed fire spread to houses – 6 properties affected in total. 2 Ambulances requested for casualties – one male and one female aged approx. 50 years suffering smoke inhalation. Gas board attended following gas explosion and re-housing requested for residents from 6 properties.

Fire in basement of a high rise domestic premise. Fire involved 2 cars and caused smoke logging to majority of floors of the property. Crews used 8 breathing apparatus, 2 hose reels and 1 large jets. Crews also used 4 high powered fans to clear smoke from the affected floors. All residents evacuated the premise safely.

Flat fire on the 11th floor, this was a chip pan fire out on arrival, 1 male casualty and 1 female casualty suffered with slight smoke inhalation, both were given oxygen therapy by fire service personnel and given a precautionary check up by the ambulance service, they did not attend hospital.

UPDATE AT 03:50 - Advice has been issued from the fire ground to all local residents and businesses to keep all doors and windows closed whilst the Fire Service continue to deal with the incident.


Building fire single storey 30m x 15m bathroom showroom involved. 100% involved in fire. 4 large jets, 4 hose reel jets, aerial appliance and 2 breathing apparatus sets used to extinguish the fire.  Incident still ongoing.