Crews attend fire at Reclamet in Birchington


Kent Fire and Rescue Service is at the scene of a fire at Reclamet vehicle recycling centre, near Woodchurch Road, in Birchington, this morning (September 24).

Two fire engines have been sent to the incident after the service was alerted at 7.30am.

Crews are working to extinguish the fire. No casualties have been reported.

Update at 11am 

Four fire engines are at the scene and crews wearing breathing apparatus continue working to extinguish the fire.

People in the area are being warned to avoid the area due to smoke and road closure. Please check before you travel.