VIDEO: Arsonists start blaze at old Tams Factory in Longton - weeks after demolition plan refused
Arsonists have started another fire at a derelict factory – just weeks after plans to demolish the building were rejected.
Firefighters spent hours tackling the flames at the former Tams Factory in Longton yesterday afternoon.
An investigation has now revealed the blaze was started deliberately.
And now fresh calls have been made to bulldoze the dilapidated site which has been targeted half a dozen times by yobs in recent years.
It comes after Stoke-on-Trent City Council rejected a scheme to flatten the factory last August following objections from both Historic England and the Potteries... read more
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