Building fire - Bretton - Peterborough

At 6.41pm on Wednesday (17) crews from Stanground, Dogsthorpe and Peterborough Volunteer Fire Brigade were called to a building fire in Heltwate, Bretton.

Smoke was issuing and the smoke alarm was sounding at a disused public house.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel to extinguish a small fire in the rear ground floor. 

Crews returned to their stations by 7.45pm.

The cause of the fire was deliberate. Anyone with information should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.