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Current traffic around Cheltenham

The following traffic incidents and congestion for Cheltenham have been reported by Highways England, Traffic Scotland, Traffic Wales or Transport for London (TfL) in the last two hours:

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Cheltenham fire live: Huge blaze reported as emergency services called to scene

The fire service has released a statement

  • Updated 06:46, 16 NOV 2023

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Flames could be seen rising high into the sky as fire crews responded to a major blaze in Cheltenham this evening (November 15.)

Footage from the scene showed a large fire that broke out at a derelict building in the Springbank Road area. Fire crews and police were both on scene with locals reporting a "massive fire".

Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service confirmed that multiple crews were on scene just before 5pm.

LATEST: Huge fire in Cheltenham: police investigating cause of farm blaze

A fire service spokesperson said: "We were called at 4.37pm to a fire in a derelict building. Crews are there at the moment including two from Gloucester North, a crew from Cheltenham East, and the water carrier and aerial platform from Cheltenham."

The spokesperson added just before 8pm that the fire had been extinguished and crews had since left the scene.

This is a live blog - more information will be posted below as we get it

  • Nobody hurt in fire 06:42

Nobody hurt in fire

This from Cheltenham Borough Council

This evening, there has been a fire in an outbuilding at Holmlea Farm in Springbank. Police are now investigating and no-one was reported to be harmed pic.twitter.com/4nfupa146P — Cheltenham Borough Council (@CheltenhamBC) November 15, 2023

Fire now extinguished and crews have left the scene

Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service has now confirmed that the fire has been extingished and crews have left the scene.

There are no details yet on the damage caused.

Fire crews remain on scene

Eyewitnesses report that fire crews remain on scene.

See video footage of the fire from various angles

Fire service statement.

A fire service spokesperson said: "We were called at 4.37pm to a fire in a derelict building. Crews are there at the moment including two from Gloucester North, a crew from Cheltenham East, and the water carrier and aerial platform from Cheltenham.

"They're there currently and the incident is ongoing."

Photo shows scene of fire

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