100 firefighters tackle blaze

Daily Echo: 100 firefighters tackle blaze 100 firefighters tackle blaze

ONE hundred firefighters tackled a blaze at a thatched cottage in Hampshire overnight.

Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service were called at 7.02pm last night  to the home in Ibthorpe near Andover.

Crews from as far away as Eastleigh and Amesbury in Wiltshire were called to tackle the fire, which had been put out by 2.10am.

Much of the roof was destroyed, while the entirety of the home's first floor was damaged by smoke and water.

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4:33pm Fri 22 Feb 13

J.P.M says...

Twenty would have been too many.
Twenty would have been too many. J.P.M
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2:48pm Sat 23 Feb 13

Fireman Sam 1 says...

J.P.M wrote:
Twenty would have been too many.
Clueless idiotic statement, based on what information, oh yeah none, and you wouldn’t know what needs to be completed at this category of fire!!!
[quote][p][bold]J.P.M[/bold] wrote: Twenty would have been too many.[/p][/quote]Clueless idiotic statement, based on what information, oh yeah none, and you wouldn’t know what needs to be completed at this category of fire!!! Fireman Sam 1
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