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Massive plume of smoke from burning recycling plant in Rainham

04 August 2014
by Gareth Arnold

A giant fire at a waste recycling plant in London has created a massive plume of black smoke which can be seen for miles around.

Fire crews from Kent have been called in to help London Fire Brigade combat 100 tonnes of household waste alight in Creek Way in Rainham, east London.

The giant plume of smoke can be seen from the A2

The giant plume of smoke can be seen from the A2

Eight fire engines and 58 firefighters are at the scene.

The cause of the fire is not known at this stage.

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