Filey chimney stack was hanging over public walkway

Firefighters were called to take down a dangerous chimney stack in Filey yesterday.

By Carl Gavaghan, Local Democracy Reporting Service
Tuesday, 6th October 2020, 10:17 am
Updated Tuesday, 6th October 2020, 10:20 am
Firefighters were asked to remove a dangerous chimney stack.
Firefighters were asked to remove a dangerous chimney stack.

The crew from Filey were called at 2.10pm and used an aerial ladder platform from Scarborough Fire Station to remove the chimney stack which was hanging over a public walkway.

A message from the editor

Thank you for reading this story on our website. While I have your attention, I also have an important request to make of you.

Sign up to our daily The Scarborough News Today newsletter

In order for us to continue to provide high quality and trusted local news on this free-to-read site, I am asking you to also please purchase a copy of our newspaper.

Our journalists are highly trained and our content is independently regulated by IPSO to some of the highest standards in the world.

The dramatic events of 2020 are having a major impact on many of our local valued advertisers and consequently the advertising that we receive.

We are now more reliant than ever on you helping us to provide you with news by buying a copy of our newspaper.

Thank you,

Jean MacQuarrie, Editor-in-Chief