Summerhouse filled with shoes sends ‘15ft-high’ flames into air

18:51 26 June 2014

The summerhouse was filled with shoes

The summerhouse was filled with shoes


A summerhouse filled with shoes sent flames 15ft into the sky as it burned, according to a firefighter.

Crews from Woodford fire station attended the blaze on Portman Drive, Woodford Green, at approximately midday today.

The firefighter believed that the summerhouse caught alight after a controlled fire of some building materials got out of hand.

Did anyone witness the incident? Contact Sam on 0208 477 3892 or


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