FIREFIGHTERS were called to a fire in a building next door to the Original Factory Shop in Middlewich today.

Fire crews from Middlewich and Winsford were sent to the shop in Kinderton Street at 3.41pm after receiving reports of smoke inside the building.

A spokesman for Cheshire Fire Service said: “Fire crews were called to at the Original Factory Shop, in Kinderton Street, Middlewich, after a report of smoke inside the building.

“Firefighters at the scene used a thermal imaging camera to search for the fire and discovered a small fire in the premises next door. They used a hose reel jet to extinguish the fire.”