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Bedroom fire in Cirencester

By Michael_Yong  |  Posted: March 17, 2013

Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service

Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service

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FIRE fighters took an hour to tackle a bedroom on fire in the Cotswolds last night.

A bedroom in Main Street, Coln St Aldwyn, near Cirencester, was on fire around 7.30pm on Saturday night.

Fire engines from Fairford and Cirencester community fire stations were called to the scene, with 10 fire fighters.

They took about an hour to tackle the small fire.

A spokesman for Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service said: "Watch Commander James confirmed there was a small fire in a private house and used one jet of water, one hosereel, two breathing aparatus and a positive pressure ventilation fan to extinguish the blaze."

Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue service offers free home fire safety checks and fits smoke alarms free of charge at 0800 180 4140. 

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