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Four rats rescued from burning flat in High Street, New Romney this afternoon

21 April 2014
by Samantha Williams

Four pet rats have been rescued this afternoon after a blaze broke out at a property in New Romney.

It was reported at 2.35pm that a fire had broke out in a first floor flat above a commercial premises.

Fire crews from Lydd, New Romney and Ashford all attended the blaze, in the High Street

Firefighters entered the building wearing breathing apparatus and extinguished the flames.

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No one was reported as injured and everyone - including the four rats - were accounted for.

The cause of the fire in not yet known.

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