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Appeal after arson attack on Peterborough property

Cambridgeshire Fire services were called to a house fire on October 28, on Welland Road, Peterborough. 
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Cambridgeshire fire crews were called to a house fire, believed to be started deliberately on Welland Road, Peterborough on Wednesday, October 28 (Photo: John Baker)

On Wednesday, October 28, at 2:43 am, one Crew from Dogsthopre and one crew from Stanground arrived to find a fire affecting the outside of a ground floor flat on Welland Road. Wearing breathing apparatus, firefighters used a hose reel to extinguish the fire. 

Crews returned to their stations by 4.30am. 

The cause of the fire is believed to be deliberate. Anyone with information should contact police by visiting to submit an online report or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.