Fire at Berwick house

Fire crews were called to extinguish a house fire in Berwick this afternoon.

Monday, 29th April 2019, 3:13 pm
Updated Monday, 29th April 2019, 4:30 pm
Fire crews tackle the blaze.

They were called to the property at The Avenue at 2.49pm.

Smoke could initially be seen billowing out of a first floor window but flames became clearly visible.

The fire at The Avenue in Berwick.

It is understood there was no-one in the house at the time.

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Fire crews from Berwick, Belford, Eyemouth and Coldstream attended, along with an aerial ladder platform from Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue.

Fire crews tackle a blaze at The Avenue. Picture by Alan Hughes