New Bingley Hall Fire Video, Wedding Venue blaze in Hockley, 20 Firefighter Tried To Stop Fire About 20 firefighters remained on the scene of the wedding venue fire , with the police set to spend a another night fighting the fire. Four teams were at New Bingley Hall in Hockley in the evening of Wednesday, September 15 more than 24 hours following the fire started in the afternoon of Wednesday.
New Bingley Hall Fire Video
However, the incident was diminished, and the West Midlands Fire Service informing residents that they can be able to open their doors and windows after being previously urged to close them. The roads in the area were scheduled to be opened, however the fire service was expected to remain on the scene for the duration of the night.
A police cordon was in the vicinity of Hockley Circus and people were advised to stay clear of the area as 18 firefighters from all over the city battled the fire well into night. New Bingley Hall is a large event venue that specializes in Asian weddings as well as birthday celebrations, corporate and other events.
A spokesperson for the fire service said: “Fourteen fire engines, four brigade response vehicles, a hydraulic platform and over 90 crew are currently tackling a severe fire in Hockley Circus, Birmingham, the first arriving in under five minutes.”