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UK News Crews tackling blaze at Lancefield Quay flats

04:45  10 december  2019
04:45  10 december  2019 Source:   closeronline.co.uk

New Lodge fire tackled by emergency services

  New Lodge fire tackled by emergency services Emergency services were called on Sunday morningThe fire occurred at a block of high rise flats in the New Lodge in North Belfast.

More than 60 firefighters tackled a blaze that badly damaged the Lancefield Quay apartments. More than 60 firefighters have tackled a blaze at a block of flats in Glasgow. It broke out in the three-storey complex in Lancefield Quay on Monday evening.

More than 60 firefighters have tackled a blaze at a block of flats in Glasgow. It broke out in the three-storey block in Lancefield Quay at about on Monday evening. There were no reports of injuries but the building was badly damaged.

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Fire fighters are tackling a blaze at a block of flats at Lancefield Quay in Glasgow.

Crews were called around 6:45pm to a "well developed fire" beside the River Clyde.

Around 60 fire fighters are on the scene.

Police have confirmed there are no reported casualties.

Pictures show flames protruding from the roof of the building.

A woman who lives in the building said: "I am feeling absolutely gutted that this has happened, especially at this time of year.

"I have been gutted with fire before and I know how it was then, [I was] out for so long.

"This has been my dream house for 17 years after I got divorced, and I just don't know how I will go from here."

Glasgow Flats Fire: Firefighters Tackle Large Blaze In City Centre

  Glasgow Flats Fire: Firefighters Tackle Large Blaze In City Centre Around 60 firefighters are tackling a large blaze at a block of flats in Glasgow city centre. The alarm was raised about the incident at the three-storey Lancefield Quay at 6.43pm on Monday. Crews were met with a “well-developed” fire within the second floor of the building. The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) sent 12 appliances to the scene, as well as specialist officers and resources. There have been no reports of any injuries and Police Scotland is in attendance to assist.Glasgow City Council has closed Lancefield Quay between Hydepark Street and Elliot Street.An SFRS spokeswoman said: “The SFRS was alerted at 6.43pm to reports of a fire in a building.

The fire broke out on Glasgow's Lancefield Quay on the north bank of the Clyde on Monday evening. Media captionMore than 60 firefighters were involved in tackling the blaze . Dozens of people have had to leave their homes after a fire ripped through a block of flats in Glasgow.

Firefighters are tackling a major blaze at a block of flats in Glasgow. Eyewitnesses said at least seven fire engines and a command vehicle were at the scene at Lancefield Quay , on the north bank of the Clyde.

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A number of roads in the surrounding area have been cordoned off.

Glasgow City Council said the road was closed between Hydepark Street and Elliot Street.

A spokesperson for the Scottish Fire and Rescue service said: "We are currently in attendance at a well developed fire at Glasgow's Lancefield Quay.

"We have mobilised a number of fire appliances to the scene, where firefighters currently remain working to extinguish the fire."

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