Blaze Sweeps Through The Former Kemsley Arms

Blaze Sweeps Through The Former Kemsley Arms

Last night (Sunday 21st January) Kent Fire and Rescue Service were called to reports of a fire at a derelict pub.

Five fire engines and a height vehicle responded, and crews tackled a fire on the first floor of the former Kemsley Arms Public House on Ridham Avenue.

There were no reported injuries, and the cause is not yet known.

Kent Police also attended and have confirmed to SFM News that “the fire is being treated as suspicious.”

Anyone with any information, which may help with the investigation, is asked to call 01795 419 119, quoting crime reference 46/11464/24 or, alternatively, they can call kent Crimestoppers FREE and anonimously on 0800 555 111 or by completing an online form at:

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