Findings Of Government Commissioned Report
Redhill: Investigation Starts After Aerodrome Fire
Surrey Fire and Rescue have started an investigation after a large fire started overnight at Redhill Aerodrome.
It was first spotted by the pilot on the air ambulance which was coming into land. No one was on site at the time.
The fire service was called and crews quickly brought it under control and contained the spread. At its height there were eight pumps, two aerials and two water carriers. No damage was caused to other property.
The aerodrome has released the following statement:
"In the early hours this morning (Monday 13 April) a fire broke out if the Old Main Block at Redhill Aerodrome. No one was on site at the time. The fire was spotted by the Kent Surrey Sussex Air Ambulance as it came in to land. Surrey Fire and Rescue were alerted and a Critical Incident declared. The fire was quickly brought under control and no damage was caused to other property.
"Unfortunately the Old Main Block is totally destroyed. Redhill Aerodrome Limited is working with both the aviation and non-aviation tenants to provide temporary accommodation and assist them in keeping their businesses running. The Chef on the Road Cafe is closed until further notice.
"Surrey Fire and Rescue personnel remain on site and are carrying out an investigation however at this stage there is nothing to indicate that the fire is suspicious."
Drivers Caught Up In 1 Hour Delays Due To Collision On Shoreham Flyover
David Clarke fell from first floor
At least seven people have been killed and 48 injured in central London after attackers drove a van into pedestrians before stabbing others nearby.
Recently Played Tracks
Now playing: The best feel good music
Deposit £10 to get a £40 Welcome Bonus - That's £50 to play bingo, slots and more!*
Over 50 tracks to make you feel-good. New album out now...
Find your local four day weather report here.
What's happening on the roads where you are?
Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.
Here's your chance to find out more about some of the companies currently advertising on Heart
Get some great ideas on how to advertise your business on radio, online and on mobile.