01708 741075
Advertisement
  • Time 107.5 fm

ON AIR NOW

With

Firefighters tackle fire at landfill site in Rainham

Crews remain at the scene in Launders Lane as some hot spots are still alight (Credit: London Fire Brigade)

Firefighters have brought a blaze at a landfill site in Rainham under control. 

Multiple pockets of fire broke out among an area of fly-tipped waste in Launders Lane at around 3.45pm yesterday afternoon.

At the height of the incident, around 60 firefighters were trying to extinguish the fires. 

They brought the situation under control by 2.45am this morning but crews are still at the scene as some hot spots remain alight.

There were no reports of any injuries.

The London Fire Brigade has issued a warning after crews tackled two wasteland fires in the area over the weekend as well.

The brigade asked people not to use disposable BBQs in parks and not to leave glass bottles on grass. 

For more on this story, and the latest on our other local and national news, listen to Time 107.5FM

Tags: , , ,
Want to read more news ? Read More News

Listen to
Time 107.5 FM
also on

iphone android

Other Stations

Lyca Dilse Radio 1035

Think from your Mind, Listen from your Heart

Lyca Radio 1458

Aapka Apna Radio, Sunte Raho Sunate Raho

Athavan Radio

Athavan Radio, Sunte Raho Sunate Raho

Lyca Desi News

Aapka Lyca Desi, 24 hour news channel

© TIME107.5fm 2015-2022. All rights reserved.