Camden Market Fire: Press Release
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The business organisation representing local companies in the Camden area responded to news of the fire last night in Camden Lock Market.
Simon Pitkeathley, Chief Executive of Camden Town Unlimited – a local business partnership – has reassured local companies, visitors and workers about the incident.
The fire was isolated to a small section of the market and was brought quickly under control by the fire brigade. There were no injuries and fire damage has been limited to a single building in the market area.
Simon Pitkeathley, Chief Executive of Camden Town Unlimited, said:
“A fire started in Camden Lock Market last night, which was brought quickly under control by emergency services.
“Thankfully there were no injuries, and damage has been limited to a small section of the market, thanks to the quick and effective response from the London Fire Brigade to isolate it.
“The area is open for business as usual today. Local traders will be operating as normal, welcoming customers and visitors as usual.”
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