POLICE believe that a fire that caused thousands of pounds worth of damage to a Barnstaple bowling alley was started deliberately. The blaze at Let s Go Superbowl, on the Pottington Industrial estate, took place at around 1am on Wednesday, August 25. Offi

POLICE believe that a fire that caused thousands of pounds worth of damage to a Barnstaple bowling alley was started deliberately.

The blaze at Let's Go Superbowl, on the Pottington Industrial estate, took place at around 1am on Wednesday, August 25.

Officers said a person was seen setting fire to a wheelie bin near the Braunton Road entrance, which spread to the main building.

PC Dave Seymour, the Neighbourhood Beat Manager for the Newport, said: "We are anxious to obtain as much information as we possibly can regarding this incident which we believe to be arson.

"We would urge anyone who can help us to contact the police on 08452 777 444, quoting reference CB/10/3154.