Mid Wales

Fire at builder's merchants Boys and Boden in Welshpool

Fire crews have been fighting a blaze at a builders' merchants in Welshpool, Powys.

The alarm was raised at Boys and Boden in Mill Lane at 1515 BST, and staff were evacuated.

Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service said it appeared the blaze had been contained in the eaves of the building.

Five fire engines, two from Welshpool and others from Montgomery, Newtown and Llanfyllin, are at the scene.

By 1715, the fire was under control and three crews remained to dampen down.

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