00:30 - efforts still being made to extinguish the fire, due to complex construction of the roof cutting away of roof tiles and wood is still in progress. 2 Breathing apparatus, 2 hose reel jets, 1 x 9m ladder and Positive pressure ventilation fan in use.
02:25 - Fire now extinguished and final damping down in progress, fascia boards and wall plates have been removed, salvage sheets have been used until repairs are completed. 1 Hose reel, 1 x 9m ladder in use, thermal imaging camera used to check for hot spots.
crews have now left the scene, a re-inspection will be carried out during daylight hours. Public Statement Issued:
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