East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service have remained at the site of a serious fire in Newhaven throughout the night.
The fire broke out at a containers yard in Newhaven on Friday morning. At the height of the incident, eight fire engines were at the scene. Around 200 tonnes of household waste is thought to have caught alight.
Cordons remain in place this morning and the town remains affected by smoke, which is causing problems with visibility on the roads.
Residents in areas affected by the smoke are being advised to stay indoors and keep doors and windows closed. Motorists driving through the area have been told to keep their windows shut, turn off their air conditioning and keep their vents closed.
Advice from Public Health England remains the same in #Newhaven avoid breathing in smoke & call NHS 111 if you feel ill
Our officers are monitoring the Newhaven fire. At this stage environmental impact is considered minimal. Our incident hotline 0800 807060.
Newhaven fire's still creating a lot of smoke - please take care on the roads in the area and avoid it completely when possible
Firefighters in Newhaven are spending a third day at a serious fire in Newhaven. Crews were first called to the scene at 10.30pm on Friday where 200 tonnes of rubbish were on fire at the Skip It warehouse on North Quay Road.
17 appliances from across the Service have been involved throughout the incident, taking turns in tackling the fire. At the height of the incident, eight fire engines were at the scene.
A number of other agencies including the Coastguard, South East Coast Ambulance, Sussex Police, Environmental Health and the Environment Agency have also been involved.
Firefighters are working to prevent the spread of the fire and are likely to be at the site for the rest of the day.
The cause of the fire hasn't been established.
Pilot Daryl Willcox has captured the fire as he flew over the industrial unit in Newhaven.
Firefighters are tackling a huge fire on an industrial estate 24 hours after it first started.
Eight fire engines are at the scene at the Skip It containers yard in Newhaven.
Firefighters have been tackling a large fire on an industrial estate in Sussex. The emergency services are still at the scene of the blaze, which broke out at a containers yard in Newhaven on Friday morning. A cordon has been put into place around the site. There are no reports of any injuries. An investigation is underway
An investigation will get underway this morning into what caused a fire which destroyed part of a house in Hampshire.
At its height, at least 70 firefighters were at the scene in Fordingbridge. The family living there reportedly escaped unharmed.
On arrival crews were faced with a large detached property with the first floor and roof well alight.
Hampshire crews with the support of crews from Wiltshire and Dorset Fire and Rescue Services worked together to contain the fire and stop fire spread to other properties.
The impact of this incident on the community is minimal due to the rural location.
The cause of the fire is not thought to be suspicious.
At least 70 firefighters have been tackling a house fire in Fordingbridge, Hampshire.
The roof of the property in Woodgreen was completely destroyed, but the family living inside reportedly escaped unharmed:
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