Bircotes: Shop left severely damaged by blaze

Crews spent an hour at the incident
Crews spent an hour at the incident

Firefighters battled a fire that left a shop in Bircotes “severely damaged”.

The shop, located on Scrooby Road, caught fire this morning (Thursday, July 28) at around 6am.

Firefighters from Worksop, Harworth and Maltby extinguished the fire using two hose jet reels, two breathing apparatus and two ladders.

They left the scene at around 7.50am.

The kitchen and the roof of the shop have been left badly damaged and it is not yet known how the fire was caused.