Full scale of the damage revealed at 17th-century coaching inn devastated by blaze

The historic Sirloin pub in Hoghton, near Chorley, suffered a major fire last night.
The Sirloin pub, HoghtonThe Sirloin pub, Hoghton
The Sirloin pub, Hoghton

Fortunately, no-one was hurt but the historic structure, which is also home to owners Adam Chapman and Lucia Wilde, has been very badly damaged by the fire, which spread to the roof.