Firefighters called to Stalling Busk house fire

Firefighters were called to a house fire in Stalling Busk, near Bainbridge, this afternoon.

The blaze occurred at a property in Village Street and was reported at about 3.30pm.

The owner reported that a kitchen ceiling was on fire.

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On arrival crews investigated and found the fire was based in the airing cupboard above the kitchen.

Firefighters tackled the fire and removed boards to ensure that the fire was fully extinguished.

In a separate incident crews were called to reports of smoke coming from a residential property.

On arrival at the address in Sycamore Close, Bainbridge, they found that the smoke was coming from cooking in a kitchen.