Firefighters tackle large barn blaze in Thaxted

Fire crews are still at the scene in York Road in Royston.

Fire crews are still at the scene in York Road in Royston. - Credit: Archant

Fire crews from Thaxted and Great Dunmow tackles a large barn fire at Holder’s Green, Thaxted.

The brigade was called at 0.41am on Sunday, November 19 to the incident.

When fire crews arrived they reported the building, which measured 15m by 8m, was completely alight.

Firefighters managed to extinguish the fire by 3am.

An investigation will take place to establish the cause of the fire.


You may also want to watch:


Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter