Fire at Berwick house

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

Monday, 29th April 2019, 4:13 pm
Updated Monday, 29th April 2019, 5:30 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.

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

The fire at The Avenue in Berwick.

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