Series of chimney fires across the Horsham district

FIREFIGHTERS tackled three chimney blazes at properties across the Horsham district yesterday (Wednesday).

A crew from Horsham was called at 2.50pm to a house in Bashurst Road, Itchingfield and used chimney equipment and ladders to extinguish the fire.

At 6.20pm firefighters from Billingshurst were called to a fire in Peskett Close, Barns Green. Advice was given to the occupier.

Shortly afterwards at 6.40pm Storrington firefighters attended a blaze at a house in Hooklands Lane, Shipley.

All three are being treated as accidental.