Ed Sheeran: PerfectiTunes

Wessex FM News

Contact the News Team:
Tel: 01305 250333

Arson Attack On Portakabin And Changing Rooms

fire

9:33am 17th September 2014

A portakabin's been destroyed and wooden changing room damaged in a fire in Weymouth in the early hours of this morning.

Dorset Fire and Rescue received 2 calls to a fire at a sports ground, off Knightsdale Road, Weymouth just before 0030 (Wednesday 17th September).

2 crews of Weymouth firefighters and 1 from Portland station attended the scene and found a Portakabin well alight.  

2 firefighters wore breathing apparatus and they used 1 hose reel jet to extinguish the fire which also spread to part of a wooden changing room building.

The fire was under control by just after 0100 hours, and the cause is believed to have been deliberate which Police are investigating.

The Portakabin was completely destroyed, and there was severe fire damage to the roof space of the sports building.

Sign up for the latest local news direct to your inbox


Share This Story

Delicious Submit this page to reddit

dorset business directory

The Wessex Word

The Wessex Word

See the latest wrong guesses and win cash!

New Car Stickers

New Car Stickers

Grab your new localised stickers today!

The Bun Run

The Bun Run

Request the cakes for your workplace!

Book The Wessex FM Disco

Book The Wessex FM Disco

For your wedding, party or celebration!

Dorset Webcams

Dorset Webcams

Take a look around our beautiful county

Advertising

Advertising

Find out how to grow your business with us

Job at Wessex FM

Job at Wessex FM

We've got a brand new digital sales role