Report: Explosions at former Thorntons site

The industrial site is on the edge of Belper close to fields and the Derwent River
The industrial site is on the edge of Belper close to fields and the Derwent River Credit: Google Maps

The reported explosions and fire happened at a building on the former site of the chocolate company Thorntons, the BBC reports.

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Explosions in Derbyshire town

Witnesses have reported hearing explosions at an old warehouse in the Derbyshire town of Belper.