Electrical fire in Seven Kings cockney cafe
The fire brigade was called in the early hours of this morning after smoke was spotted coming out of an old coal chute.
The smoke was spotted at about midnight coming from The Cockney Grub House in High Road, Seven Kings.
Two fire engines arrived on the scene at 12.10am and left at 2.20am to deal with the small electrical fire.
Mark Mills, watch manager, said: “The owner was phoned so he turned up very quickly and we dealt with it before any major damage occurred.”
The restaurant is open for business.
You may also want to watch:
Mr Mills also said in the run up to Christmas people should check their smoke alarms. Free fire alarms and checks can be arranged on www.london-fire.gov.uk.
- 1 Two men assaulted with pole after car driven into them
- 2 Two men arrested after kidnapping in broad daylight in South Woodford
- 3 Hainault teen lands coveted slot on dance touring company
- 4 Pedestrian suffers 'life-threatening head injury' in Redbridge collision
- 5 Wanstead Market set to re-open
- 6 Man charged with murder after elderly woman found dead in bathtub in Clayhall home
- 7 Police officer sacked after 'encouraging friend to lie about collision'
- 8 Man in hospital after car flips over in Wanstead
- 9 Music from Jessie J and Olly Murs to feature in new musical in Romford
- 10 Barkingside axe attack: Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, police appeal for witnesses