Fire at Morley discount store causes shop to close

Greenfield Bacon, Morley (Photo: Google)
Greenfield Bacon, Morley (Photo: Google)

A shop selling discounted food and drink in Morley is temporarily closed after a fire broke out at the premises.

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service were called to West End Approach, off Bruntcliffe Road, Morley on Monday night.

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They said the fire broke out just before 10.30pm at Greenfield Bacon.

Four fire engines were at the scene, as well as an aerial platform. The roof was severely damaged.

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Greenfield Bacon said in a statement on Facebook: "Please note that the front drinks shop will be closed until further notice because of a fire. More information as it becomes available."

The shop, which describes itself as an 'Aladdin's Cave', sells mainly discounted food and drink from supermarkets.