Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a chimney fire on Cornwall Gardens in Margate

Kent Fire Rescue Exercise Malthouse

Two fire engines and a height vehicle was sent to the scene, and crews arrived at a chimney blaze within a property of three floors. Firefighters extinguished the fire using chimney gear, before using the height vehicle to check for any remaining hotspots. No casualties were reported, and the cause is believed to be accidental.