Fire at Bolsover restaurant

Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service is investigating a blaze at a Bolsover restaurant this morning (Tuesday October 30).

Tuesday, 30th October 2018, 10:11 am
Updated Wednesday, 31st October 2018, 4:00 am

Crews from Staveley, Clowne, Chesterfield, Shirebrook and Clay Cross were called to the blaze at the Bella Blu restaurant on Market Place at 1.18am.

A spokesman for the fire service said the blaze, on the first floor of the three-storey building, took almost two hours to be dealt with.

Firefighters used six sets of breathing apparatus and three hose reel jets to put it out.

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Three pressure fans were also used in the operation.

The fire left windows smashed and the building severely smoke logged.

A spokesman at Bella Blu said the fire was still being investigated by the fire brigade but declined to comment further.