Cottage blaze in Nether Heage


Fire crews tackled a large fire in a detached cottage in Nether Heage.

Two teams of crews from Belper and Alfreton were on the scene yesterday, Saturday, February 25 at Brook Street after a detached cottage caught fire at 8.30pm.

A Derbyshire Fire and Rescue spokesman said: “The fire was in the ground floor and the fire was 15 by five metres.

“Crews used four breathing apparatus and two hose reel jets.”