Recycling centre fire: footage

Firefighters are tackling a large fire at a recycling centre in Carlisle this lunchtime. It broke out shortly before 11 o'clock at North West Recycling on the Kingmoor Park industrial estate.

Fire crews from Carlisle, Brampton and Gretna were called to the scene and are using four main jets. Approximately one hundred square meters of mixed recycling is said to be well alight.