Cause of fire is unknown after crews extinguish blaze in Great Bardfield

PUBLISHED: 14:07 19 June 2017 | UPDATED: 14:07 19 June 2017

The cause of the fire in Great Bardfield has been recorded as unknown.

The cause of the fire in Great Bardfield has been recorded as unknown.


Fire crews were called to an incident in Great Bardfield in the early hours of Saturday morning (June 17) after a blaze broke out in a stable block.

Firefighters from Thaxted and Wethersfield attended the scene, in Braintree Road, when reports came through at 00.24am.

The blaze is believed to have started in a stable block measuring about 10m x 15m.

Crews had extinguished the blaze by 1am, but investigators have recorded the cause of the fire to be unknown.


Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Dunmow Broadcast visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Dunmow Broadcast staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Dunmow Broadcast account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More news stories

A proposal set out by the Government which warns councils they could lose planning powers if not enough homes are built have been met with criticism from a council group who say it is a ‘further attack’ on authorities who are struggling to build the required number of homes.

Yesterday, 09:21

Police are appealing for information about two carjackings in Felsted on March 15 during which a man was threatened with a knife and another was forced out of his car.

Yesterday, 15:14

A teenager from Watford has been arrested by Hertfordshire Police as part of a National Crime Agency led investigation into the hoax bomb threat which affected schools across Essex.

Yesterday, 08:32

Burglars stole clothing worth thousands of pounds in another raid at Jacks in the early hours of Wednesday morning (March 21).

Digital Edition

Read the Dunmow Broadcast e-edition E-edition

Most read stories

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter