Severe fire at Weston football club

Weston St Johns Associated Football Club, Sports and Social Club, Coleridge Road, Weston-super-Mare

Crews were called to a serious fire in a derelict building at Weston St Johns Associated Football Club, Sports and Social Club on Coleridge Road.

When firefighters arrived the building was well alight and had already spread to the roof.

Six crews attended the fire from Weston-super-Mare, Avonmouth and RDS crews from Yatton and Clevedon. Two crews remained on scene damping down until the fire was fully extinguished at 12.00hrs on Tuesday 16 August.

The fire has severely damaged the structure of the building and members of the public are advised to keep away from the area.

The cause of the fire is thought to be deliberate.