Firebugs blamed for Nelson blaze

Arsonists are being blamed for a blaze at an allotment building in Nelson
Arsonists are being blamed for a blaze at an allotment building in Nelson

Arsonists are thought to be responsible for starting a fire at an allotment building in Nelson.

The fire broke out at the premises in Lomeshaye Road just after 3-30am on Wednesday morning.

Two fire engines and crews from Nelson raced to the scene and used two hosereels and a main jet to put the flames out.

No-one was hurt and police are now investigating the fire.