Thousands of film reels destroyed in blaze
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Thousands of film reels destroyed in Southampton fire

Thousands of old film reels have been lost after a outhouse used for storing cinema films went up in flames.

Firefighters worked overnight to bring the blaze in Hill Lane, Southampton under control.

Crews were called at about 18:00 GMT on Monday and are still at the scene, with the fire expected to continue throughout the day.

No-one has been reported injured and nearby residents are urged to keep their windows and doors shut.

  • 03 Dec 2019