Film ID:
NEFA 21806

SIX FIVE: FIRE AT HOUSE IN ESH WINNING

1968

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Description

Film insert of the aftermath of a fire in a house with the fire brigade in attendance in Esh Winning, a mining village in County Durham. The item was broadcast as part of Tyne Tees Television’s Six Five news programme on 16 January 1968.  

Interior shots of a house in Esh Winning damaged by fire and smoke. Various implements such as a kettle stand amidst the debris of the damaged kitchen. Firefighters and police officers walk into the house. A woman picks amongst the remnants of furniture and household items piled up on the street outside the terraced house.