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Wanstead Flats fire: Roads reopen three days after London’s ‘biggest ever grass fire’

PUBLISHED: 12:11 18 July 2018 | UPDATED: 12:11 18 July 2018

Firefighters tackle a wildfire in Wanstead Flats on July 15 2018, London's

Firefighters tackle a wildfire in Wanstead Flats on July 15 2018, London's "biggest ever grass fire". It was one of 47 fires in July in Redbridge. Photo: Helen Mathias / EyeContact Photography

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Road closures have now been removed in the areas surrounding Wanstead Flats after a massive grass fire broke out last Sunday (July 15).

The following six roads were closed until today:

- Blake Hall Road junction with Overton Drive,

- Blake Hall Road, junction with Belgrave Road,

- Blake Hall Road junction with Aldersbrook Road,

- Centre Road

- Lake House Road

- Capel Road

For the latest updates follow @RedbridgeLive on Twitter.


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