Three schoolboys arrested over blaze at former Cadbury family manor house

Fire crews tackled large fire at a 6-storey building in Northfield, Birmingham last night. It has been confirmed as arson.

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Three schoolboys arrested over Cadbury arson attack

Northfield Manor House Credit: ITV Central

Three schoolboys have been arrested on suspicion of starting the fire which destroyed the former home of the Cadbury family in Birmingham.

Northfield Manor House was torched in an arson attack on Wednesday night.

The boys aged 12, 14 and 15 were questioned yesterday evening and have now been released on bail.

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