Fire at Ferrybridge Power Station

Scores of firefighters have tackled a blaze which broke out at Ferrybridge Power Station. The plant owner says all employees have been accounted for, but the plant could be out of action for months.

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Investigation work starts after major fire at Ferrybridge power station

The true scale of the damage caused to Ferrybridge power station has been revealed - after it was announced it will not be fully back up and running for several months.

A major fire ripped through the plant last night. Nearly a hundred fire fighters tackled the flames. The blaze has now been brought under control, but an investigation into the cause has now begun.



Ferrybridge: All employees accounted for

At around 2pm today a serious incident occurred at SSE's Ferrybridge C power station in West Yorkshire.

The company's practised emergency response procedures have been activated. West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service are in attendance and dealing with the incident with assistance from expert engineers on site. All employees have been accounted for.

– Statement SSE, Ferrybridge C
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