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: 09/07/2018, 6:20 PM

Hackney - houseboat flooding

21/02/2018 02:24

Three fire engines, two fire rescue units and around 20 firefighters and officers were called to a flooded houseboat in Marlborough Avenue, Hackney.

A houseboat moored on Regents Canal was flooded to a depth of 50cm.

Firefighters used specialist equipment, including a portable pump, to remove the water.

The Brigade was called at 0224 and the incident was over for firefighters at 0407. Fire crews from Bethnal Green, Shoreditch, Homerton and Euston fire stations attended the scene.