Blaze hits 10,000 tonnes of compost in Rainham

The Kingsbridge Road, Barking fire has taken 35 firefighters to get under control

The Kingsbridge Road, Barking fire has taken 35 firefighters to get under control - Credit: Archant

Ten thousand tonnes of compost went up in flames at an industrial site in Rainham.

Four engines and 20 firefighters were called to Coldharbour Lane at 4.35am on Saturday.

No-one was injured in the blaze, which was brought under control just before 8am.


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