Local people in Uckfield have expressed their sadness and upset after hearing the news that a fire which badly damaged businesses on the high street was caused by an arson attack. Sussex Police say that someone set fire to a bin at the rear of one of the charity shops.
Our reporter spoke to Mandy Hutton charity shop manager and Kathlyn Stanley-Quist charity shop worker.
A massive fire that spread rapidly along a Sussex High Street, destroying five businesses, is being treated as arson.
Firefighters are investigating the cause of a blaze which seriously damaged four buildings on Uckfield High Street in East Sussex.