Firefighters called to burning boat

A new owner of a narrow boat moored at Glasson Dock called for help after a fire began onboard.

Monday, 10th April 2017, 8:07 am
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 6:19 pm
Glasson Dock. Stock Picture.

Firefighters from Lancaster attened at 9pm on Sunday and found an incorrectly-installed wood-burning stove set fire to a small piece of plaster board.

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They removed the damaged material, checked the fire hadn’t spread elsewhere, and ventilated the boat.

Nobody was injured.