Crews tackle chimney fire

A fire engine from Torrington was called out to the fire on Saturday afternoon.

FIRE crews were called to reports of a chimney fire at St Giles in the Wood on Saturday afternoon.

One appliance from Torrington attended the scene around 3.30pm to find the fire in a wood burner well alight.

The fire fighters spent around an hour tackling the blaze using a hose reel jet, chimney gear, a thermal imaging camera, a roof ladder and a high pressure hose reel.

The fire was out at 4.40pm.


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