Early morning blaze destroys Selkirk Dyeworks

19th May 2011
About 50 firefighters have brought a blaze under control at Brigehaugh dyeworks in Selkirk
The alarm was raised at Bridgehaugh Dyeworks in South Bridge Street, Selkirk, at about 2.50am. Lothian and Borders Fire and Rescue Service had eight pumps and one high-rise appliance at the scene in order to extinguish the fire.
No-one was injured but local residents were advised to keep their doors and windows shut.