Fire near primary school in Walkden

A fire, believed to be an explosion, has happened on Harcourt Road near North Walkden Primary School.

More to follow.


Burn injuries after Walkden fire

Police say two people received serious facial burns after a fire involving a pressure washer at a cleaning unit in Walkden. Two other people were taken to hospital with minor injuries. It's believed a stourage tanker containing fuel caught fire.