Chimney fire – Halford

At 20:13 on Tuesday evening a 999 call was made from the occupier of a property in Halford near Shipston on Stour. The caller reported a chimney fire and one fire engine from Shipston on Stour attended. Fire-fighters spent over 90 minutes dealing with the fire. Fire-fighters used ladders, small hand tools and chimney rods to locate the blockage which had caught fire in the chimney breast and then extinguished the fire using water.