A fire at Norbert Dentressangle’s Easton distribution centre, near Grantham, last week damaged approximately half of a warehouse there containing pet food, Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue has confirmed. The blaze broke out at around 2.45pm on Monday 15 July and resulted in “severe damage by fire to 50% of the warehouse used for processing pet food, with severe damage by smoke to the rest of the factory”, a spokeswoman for the fire service told Motortransport.co.uk. The blaze was still ongoing […]
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