Search

Firefighters tackling blaze at terraced houses in Woodford Green

17:37 27 May 2014

Firefighters are tackling the blaze in Brunel Road, Woodford Green

Firefighters are tackling the blaze in Brunel Road, Woodford Green

sub

Firefighters are tackling a blaze at two houses in Woodford Green.

The scene in Brunel Road, Woodford Green (Picture: Katie Howey)The scene in Brunel Road, Woodford Green (Picture: Katie Howey)

Crews in breathing apparatus are using two main jets and one hose reel jet on the fire, which is at two converted terraced houses in Brunel Road.

A spokesman for the London Fire Brigade said one of the houses is completely alight.

A gas leak was affecting their efforts, but firefighters have now isolated the gas at the street valve to prevent it.

Two crews from Loughton, one from Waltham Abbey, one from Hainault and one from Woodford Green are in attendance.

More to follow.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

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

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Ilford Recorder 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 Ilford Recorder 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 Ilford Recorder 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

Latest Ilford News Stories

Cllr Lloyd Duddridge, Redbridge Council chief executive Andy Donald, Cllr Jas Athwal, Cllr Hugh Cleaver and Cllr Paul Canal attended the local forum yesterday

Betting shops are contributing to the rise in beggars operating along George Lane, South Woodford, a councillor has claimed.

07:00
Redbridge Council want to stop new fried chicken shops opening within 400m of schools. Picture: Walt Stoneburner (Creative Commons).

In a bid to tackle high levels of obesity in the borough, Redbridge Council chiefs will ban chicken shops opening within 400metres of the borough’s schools.

10:53
File photo dated 23/01/16 of a baby holding the finger of its mother, as new figures show that the average age of first time mothers is at its highest on record.

Residents living in the south of the borough will on average die six years earlier than those living in the north.

An artist's impression of what the new Ilford station will look like.

A major overhaul of Ilford Station will get underway early next year and Crossrail have released the latest pictures of the design.

Newsletter Sign Up

Most read news

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Competitions

Are you in need of a new kitchen? Try our competition and you could win a brand new one!

Having a brand new kitchen is something that lots of people want but can only dream of. Sadly keeping up to date and making our living spaces as nice as they can be is a costly and incredibly stressful business. Even a fresh coat of paint makes all the difference but isn’t easy or quick.

MyOffers H&M Competition

Who wouldn’t love the chance to go on a shopping spree. Imagine being able to walk into a shop and choose whatever your heart desires without having to worry about how much it costs.

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Ilford Recorder
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now