Cookies on the London Fire Brigade website

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. To find out more or to learn how to change your computer settings on our cookies page.

Last updated: 10/12/2018, 9:34 AM

Flat fire - Woolwich

09/12/2018 14:42
House or flat fire

Five fire engines and around 35 firefighters were called to a fire at a flat on Greens End in Woolwich.

A small part of a flat on the ninth floor was damaged by the fire. There were no reports of any injuries.

The Brigade was called at 1442 and the fire was under control by 1544. Fire crews from Greenwich, Bexley, Poplar, Lewisham and New Cross fire stations attended the scene.

The Brigade’s fire investigators believe the cause of the fire was accidental and was due to a fault in the heating element in the heating and ventilation system.

You may also be interested in...