A fire in a pile of pallets caused a major emergency on the Caddsdown industrial estate at Bideford last night (Thursday). Four fire engines and a hydraulic platform from Barnstaple, Bideford, Appledore, Ilfracombe and Torrington went to the scene. On a

A fire in a pile of pallets caused a major emergency on the Caddsdown industrial estate at Bideford last night (Thursday).Four fire engines and a hydraulic platform from Barnstaple, Bideford, Appledore, Ilfracombe and Torrington went to the scene.On arrival, Watch Commander Slade called for another two fire engines to attend.The crews used one main jet, two hose reel jets and eight sets of breathing apparatus to put out the blaze, which they prevented from entering an industrial unit.Meanwhile, the Hartland fire engine was called to Bideford to deal with a chimney fire in Lime Grove.