Homes evacuated after huge blaze at fireworks factory in Southampton
Homes have been evacuated and a school closed after a huge fire broke out at a fireworks factory in Southampton this morning.
More than 70 firefighters are tackling the blaze in the Bitterne area of the city with residents from nearby properties evacuated.
Police hunt four men after bus attack at West Ham match Although no injuries have been reported, others living in the area have been advised to keep doors and windows close, while motorists are being urged to avoid it.
The fire service received more than 50 calls reporting the incident which is believe to have started some time around... read more
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