Two people rescued from Bungay fire

PUBLISHED: 22:57 13 April 2012 | UPDATED: 23:08 13 April 2012

Fire crews were called on Friday evening to the Bungay home.

Fire crews were called on Friday evening to the Bungay home.


Paramedics treated two people for smoke inhalation following the outbreak of a fire at a flat.

The blaze started at a home in Honeypot Meadow, Bungay, just before 5.30pm today.

Fire crews from Bungay and Beccles arrived to find the ground floor flat heavily smoke logged.

An ambulance was called for two people suffering smoke inhalation.

The fire was brought under control by 5.45pm.

Other news


Items of clothing worn by the music industry’s man of the moment, Ed Sheeran, are to be sold off in aid of East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH).

Giant flowers drew in the crowds to the inaugural daffodil festival at St Mary’s Church in Henstead with Hulver Street.

45 minutes ago

Policing plans in Norfolk and Suffolk are being reviewed following the suspected terror attack at Westminster.

54 minutes ago

Religious leaders in Norfolk have united in condemnation of the suspected terror attack at Westminster.

Most Read

A 35-year-old plumber has been given a six-month suspended prison sentence for burgling the home of a customer.

Read more
Yesterday, 12:23

Officers pulled over the white van whilst they were on a night patrol in the South Norfolk town.

Read more
Yesterday, 16:39

A woman accused of causing a crash in which a 78-year-old man died told police she could not remember doing anything wrong before the collision.

Read more
Carlton Colville

As frontman of American rock band The Hold Steady, Craig Finn has performed in cities and towns all over the globe.

Read more
Shaun Cole
Yesterday, 11:14

Work is to start on the restoration of a stained glass window which commemorates one of the founders of printing in Bungay.

Read more
Bungay Society

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 10°C

min temp: 6°C


Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Read the Beccles and Bungay Journal e-edition today E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter