Fire crews tackle Ellesmere Port restaurant blaze

Three fire engines were called to the Galley Restaurant on South Pier Road to tackle the blaze. Picture by Chris Anderson.

Three fire engines were called to the Galley Restaurant on South Pier Road to tackle the blaze. Picture by Chris Anderson.

Three fire engines were called to the Galley Restaurant in Ellesmere Port on Sunday, September 25

Firefighters were called to tackle a blaze at an Ellesmere Port restaurant yesterday (Sunday, September 25).

Three fire engines from Ellesmere Port and Chester were called to the Galley Restaurant, near the Boat Museum on South Pier Road shortly after 7.20am after it was reported to be up in flames.

The fire is thought to have started in the kitchen area.

A Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service spokesman confirmed no casualties were reported as a result of the blaze.

“The call was reported at 7.21am on Sunday at a single storey building,” the spokesman said.

“One hose reel jet, two breathing apparatus, one covering jet, one large fan and a thermal imaging camera were used to tackle the fire.”

This story was taken from the Chester Chronicle click here for the original story.