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Fire in Winlaton

23 Feb 2016 07:46 AM

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Police are appealing for information after a fire in Gateshead.

At 5.50am this morning, (Tuesday, February 23), police received a report of a fire at St Paul's Church, Scotland Head, Winlaton.

Officers are currently on the scene with the Fire Service who are working to bring the fire under control.

Officers are carrying our enquiries into how the fire started and anyone with information to help is asked to contact police.

Extra officers are in the area speaking with people and offering reassurance.

Local road diversions are in place.

Anyone with information to help is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference 107 23/02/16.



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