Chimney fire - Dogsthorpe - Peterborough

At 8.59pm on Monday (7) a crew from Dogsthorpe was called to a chimney fire in Garton End, Dogsthorpe.

A chimney fire had broken out and the crew used chimney rodding and equipment put it out.

They returned to station by 9.30pm.

The cause of the fire was accidental.

A CFRS spokesman said: “Please ensure you keep your chimney swept regularly and brickwork inspected at least once a year to help prevent a chimney fire.”