Villagers in Bawsey told to keep windows and doors shut after large scrapyard fire

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service. Picture: Archant Library.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service. Picture: Archant Library.

Residents in a west Norfolk village are being told to keep their windows and doors closed after a large scrapyard fire continues to burn.

The blaze started on Gayton Road, Bawsey, near King's Lynn, at 6.50pm on Monday, November 27, and is still alight.

Firefighters from King's Lynn North, Heacham, Terrington, West Walton and Hunstanton, along with the water carrier, were called to the 'large incident'.

Crews remain at the scene and Norfolk Fire Service is advising villagers to keep their windows and doors shut.


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