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Blaze shuts down estate agent's office

Monday 20th February 2012
Written by Rosalind Renshaw

A man has been charged following a fire at the New Romney office of Andrew & Co in Kent.

The blaze, early last Friday morning, has damaged the building so badly that staff have had to shut up shop. All the branch's business is going through its Ashford office.

About 40 firefighters tackled the flames after being called out at 4.50am and remaining on site until after 9am.

The fire started in a first-floor flat above the agency and resulted in the High Street being closed to traffic during Friday.

(5) Comments

Added by Andrew Neal on 2012-02-21 17:30:03

Ian you are one funny man!!!!
Added by Ian on 2012-02-21 09:36:40

Another happy customer?
Added by Andrew Neal on 2012-02-20 11:44:38

Thank you Tom, much appreciated.
Added by Tom Claridge on 2012-02-20 11:13:56

From everyone at KeyAGENT, wishing you all the best with getting back up and running again.
Added by Andrew Neal on 2012-02-20 09:43:51

This will NOT keep us down, we are still trading and will be back up on our feet soon.

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