Crews called to chimney fire

Winscombe Hill, Winscombe

One crew from Winscombe and one from Weston-super-Mare fire stations were called to a chimney fire.

On arrival, firefighters used a stirrup pump and chimney rods to extinguish the fire. 

The cause of the fire is thought to be accidental.

For more on chimney fire safety, visit https://www.avonfire.gov.uk/safety-advice/seasonal-safety/winter/heating-your-home