Fire crews tackle blaze at H.Samuel store in Norwich

PUBLISHED: 15:45 14 June 2018 | UPDATED: 19:20 14 June 2018

Fire engine outside H.Samuel (Image: Liam Pickerings)

Fire engine outside H.Samuel (Image: Liam Pickerings)


Firefighters tackled a blaze at a shop in the centre of Norwich on Thursday morning.

The fire service were called just after 11am after reports of a blaze at the H.Samuel store on Gentleman’s Walk.

Crews from Sprowston and Earlham attended the blaze and the first firefighters were on scene at 11.11am.

A spokesperson for Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service said crews left the scene at 11.40am and used hose reel jets and a thermal imaging camera to extinguish the blaze.

The jewellery store remained closed on Thursday afternoon with the shutters down.

H.Samuel is situated between Hotter and Lloyds Bank in the city centre and there is also a branch at intu Chapelfield.

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