Five fire engines called to Lillington flat fire

The flat which fire crews were called to. Picture: Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service
The flat which fire crews were called to. Picture: Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service

Five fire engines were mobilised to put out fire at a block of flats in Lillington last night (Thursday May 4).

Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service received an emergency call just after 9pm reporting smoke coming from the bin chute of a seven story block of flats in The Crest.

Crews from Leamington, Kenilworth, Stratford, Wellesbourne and Southam all attended.

After inspection the source of the smoke was found to be a fire in the bin room.