FIREFIGHTERS from Wem have dealt with a chimney fire in the town.

The fire was reported at 9.47pm on Monday, March 30, at an address in Barkers Green.

One crew from Wem was dispatched to tackle the fire, which was in a in a flue above a log burning stove.

The firefighters used small gear and buckets of water to deal with the fire, and were on the scene for around 30 minutes.