Huge fire in Sheffield

South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service say ten crews from across Yorkshire are dealing with a huge fire at a recycling plant in the centre of Sheffield.

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Sheffield recycling plant on fire

A huge plume of smoke can be seen across Sheffield Credit: Twitter/ @tomhunt100

Around 50 firefighters are tackling a huge blaze at a plastic recycling plant in the Attercliffe area of Sheffield. It broke out at about 2.30pm at an industrial unit. A thick plume of black smoke can be seen as far away as Doncaster.

The plume of smoke can be seen from several miles away Credit: Jess Thomas

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