Firefighters remove storm-damaged chimney pot in Ribbleton

Posted on - 19th February, 2022 - 11:10am | Author - | Posted in - Preston News, Preston weather, Ribbleton
Raikes Road Pic: Google
Raikes Road Pic: Google

Firefighters have removed a damaged chimney pot from a Ribbleton house.


The large pot had been in danger of falling from the roof in Raikes Road.

Two engines from Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service and an aerial ladder platform from Hyndburn attended the scene yesterday (Friday 18 February).

The aerial ladder platform and a triple extension ladder were used to remove the pot.

The incident follows a series of weather-related issues caused by Storm Eunice.

Read more: Storm Eunice and Storm Franklin: Preston hour-by-hour weather forecast

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