Saturday, April 14, 2007

Margate Fire Rescue

The BBC reports that twelve people have been rescued by firefighters called to a blaze at a three-storey block of flats in William Avenue, Margate.(Millmead)

Crews had to use ladders to reach residents trapped inside the building, The residents saved were left homeless and officers from Thanet District Council were on hand with re-housing support.

A fire service spokesperson said: "If it wasn't for the quick response time, this could have been a larger incident with more serious consequences."

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

anon again?
I didn't know Mr. G. had flats in Millmead.

Anonymous said...

It seems there is a pre-occupation with fire in that area at the moment. Hmm.