Fire in Nether Heage chimney

Firefighters called to Shakespeare Avenue in Hebburn following a kitchen fire.
Firefighters called to Shakespeare Avenue in Hebburn following a kitchen fire.

A chimney caught light at a property in Nether Heage.

Firefighters from Belper were called to Malthouse Lane at around 11pm last night, Thursday, October 19.

A Derbyshire Fire and Rescue spokesman said: “We used a roof crawler and chimney gear to extinguish a chimney fire at Malthouse Lane, Nether Heage.”