Flat damaged in Manor Park fire

58 firefighters tackled the blaze for three hours

58 firefighters tackled the blaze for three hours - Credit: sub

The roof of a block of flats was damaged by a fire in Romford Road, Manor Park, on Saturday afternoon.

Part of a first floor flat was also damaged but no-one was injured.

Six fire engines and 35 firefighters were called to the scene at 2.49pm. The fire was under control by 4.25pm.

Experts believe that the fire started accidentally.