Chimney fire drama in Suffolk village

FIRE fighters were dispatched after a chimney was reported ablaze in a Suffolk village.They were called to a house in Beechcroft, Stanningfield, near Bury St Edmunds, shortly before 6pm on Saturday.

Laurence Cawley

FIRE fighters were dispatched after a chimney was reported ablaze in a Suffolk village.

They were called to a house in Beechcroft, Stanningfield, near Bury St Edmunds, shortly before 6pm on Saturday.

They used specialist chimney equipment and an extension ladder to put out the fire by 6.30pm.