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Report: Mill fire leaves businesses in ruins

Businesses have been left in ruins after a fire ripped through a mill in Rochdale.

Firefighters say the it will now have to be demolished.

Around 30 properties were also evacuated when the fire broke out late last night.

Flames could be seen for miles around, as 60 firefighters worked through the night to bring it under control.

Ashley Derricott reports.

Drone footage shows extent of Rochdale fire

Drone images show the extent of a mill fire in Rochdale that caused 30 properties to be evacuated and 50 firefighters needed to tackle the blaze.

The mill on Greenfield Lane will now be demolished due to the extent of the damage.

Credit: Joshua Gadzina

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