Entries by Heather

Firefighters tackle fire in Chislehurst school gym

The London Fire Brigade reported that round 20 firefighters attended a fire at school on Perry Street in Chislehurst last night. The fire damaged a gymnasium and classrooms of two floors, part of the building’s external cladding and guttering was also damaged in the blaze. Firefighters and four fire engines from Sidcup and Bromley fire […]

Recycling warehouse fire in Peckham SE London

The London Fire Brigade reported that Six fire engines and 35 firefighters and officers were called to a fire at a recycling warehouse on Ilderton Road in Peckham. The single storey warehouse had a mezzanine floor, most of which was damaged by fire. There were no reports of any injuries. Station Manager Terry Gooding who was […]

Fire in London Restaurant

The London Fire Brigade reported a restaurant on Shaftesbury Avenue in Soho was damaged by fire on Sunday morning. The fire began in the kitchen which was in the basement of the building and spread to the restaurant’s extraction system. Station Manager Peter Wolfenden, who was at the scene, said: “Gaining access to the kitchen […]