BREAKING NEWS: Nine fire appliances at scene of major blaze in March

18:43 03 June 2014

Creek Fen fire

Creek Fen fire

Archant

These were the first dramatic shots of a fire which has engulfed an industrial unit in March tonight.

Creek Fen fire Creek Fen fire

Nine fire appliances from across Fenland are at the scene of the blaze in Creek Fen, March.

It is thought the building was being used for the repair and maintenance of cars.

Nearby vehicles – including a lorry and a van and a forklift- have been moved as fire fighters tackle the blaze.

Gas bottles have also been removed from the area.

The flames have been seen from as far away as Downham Market.

More shortly

Yesterday, 18:15
Wendreda House cannabis factory Day 3 (Photo: Kallum Ryan-Mueller

Police revealed today they believe the Fenland ‘Downton Abbey’ drugs mansion raided earlier this week was grossing over £400,000 every nine weeks.

Yesterday, 15:17
Proposed store for Sainsbury's in Whittlesey

Sainsbury’s passed a critical first test after it won unanimous approval from Whittlesey Town Council for its revised plans for a superstore and country park in Eastrea Road.

Yesterday, 17:31
Wisbech market square, One way system. Picture: Steve Williams.

A revised one-way system introduced in Wisbech yesterday (Thu) is causing mayhem, according to a shop owner who said CCTV spotted at least 50 vehicles travelling in the wrong direction.

Yesterday, 17:14
Officers entering the house in Colvile Road, Wisbech, as part of Operation Pheasant.

Eleven cases of human trafficking, including five sham marriages, have been uncovered since the launch of an operation to tackle migrant exploitation in Fenland, a report has revealed.

Most read stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Cambs Times e-edition today E-edition