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Latest Update Llandow: Firefighting operations continue 1water tower 2ground monitors 1 jet in use (05:34)

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Update Llandow:Firefighters have now been actively involved in firefighting operation for 26hrs Fire under control but will burn for days

Firefighters continue to tackle blaze for second day

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The scene yesterday as crews try to bring the fire under control Credit: ITV Wales

Around 30 firefighters are still tackling yesterday's blaze at an industrial estate in the Vale of Glamorgan. The location of the fire at Llandow is different from the blaze at a Recycling Centre earlier this month. It could last for days.

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Video: Firefighters still tackling industrial estate blaze

Firefighters are still tackling a large blaze on an industrial estate in the Vale of Glamorgan.

At its height almost 90 personnel were involved in the operation at Llandow.

Residents were asked to keep windows and doors closed as a pall of smoke drifted across the area. Cardiff Airport was alerted as a precaution.

The location of the fire is different from the blaze at the SiteServ Recycling Centre earlier this month.

James Crichton-Smith reports.

Video: Fire crews could be on site for days

Richard Matheson from the South Wales Fire and Rescue Service suggests that fire crews dealing with the blaze at the Vale Business Park may be on site for days.

The "deep-seated" fire involves a large amount of mixed recycling materials.

One of the owners of a soft furnishings business in the area was notified about the fire by one of her employees after they saw smoke from one of the buildings nearby.

Pam Owen, owner of Pam Owen's Soft Furnishings, has been in business for more than 25 years and is worried about the fire spreading.

Fire location different from SiteServ blaze

South Wales Fire and Rescue Service say the location of the fire is different from the blaze at the SiteServ Recycling Centre earlier this month.

86 firefighters are currently on site dealing with the fire and preventing any spread to the surrounding properties.

As a precaution, we ask the public and local businesses to be vigilant, as we move the necessary resources we require, around the site and utilise the water supplies we need.

It has been confirmed that there is no asbestos within the building but we also ask that people keep their windows and doors closed.

– Andrew Thomas, South Wales Fire and Rescue Service

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Llandow residents urged to keep doors and windows closed

Large plumes of smoke continues at the Vale Business Park Credit: ITV News

Members of the public who live near the Vale Business Park in Llandow are being asked to be vigilant and to keep doors and windows closed.

Members of South Wales Fire and Rescue team have been on the scene of a large fire there since 5am.

There are now ten appliances, six water bowsers and two hydraulic platforms at the fire, which is thought to involve recycled materials.

The Business Park is currently completely closed.

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