Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Fire picks up carpets before buyers could!
Fire picks up carpets before buyers could!
30
Apr '08
Fire tenders across the world suddenly seem to have become very busy, thanks to the recurrent mishaps that have not failed to chase shops and manufacturing units.

A former carpet store and six other renovated shops and flats at Seaforth Road, Seaforth, were victimized this time.

The savage flames of the fire seeped through the three-storey terrace of the Seaforth Road on the afternoon of April 28. As many as 10 engines were required to control the blaze and it took the entire night before the situation could be brought under control.

So devastating was the scene around, that after calling a team of firefighters from Crosby, their numbers had to be reinforced by crews from stations including Kirkdale, Aintree and Bootle and Everton.

Spreading out to gulp down an entire row of shops and flats, the fire eventually took over the old Seaforth carpets as well which had been recently refitted for auction.

No injury has been reported so far. An investigation as to the cause of the fire is yet to be unraveled.


Must ReadView All

Courtesy: EVG photos from Pexels

Apparel/Garments | On 16th Aug 2018

Bangladesh ups garment export target to $32.689 bn

The Government of Bangladesh has increased the country’s readymade...

Courtesy: PR Newswire

Apparel/Garments | On 16th Aug 2018

Shoppers go to stores for thrifting experiences: Survey

Despite growth in e-commerce, shoppers still head to retail stores...

Pak ministry invests in training textile sector workers

Textiles | On 16th Aug 2018

Pak ministry invests in training textile sector workers

Pakistan’s ministry of commerce and textile industry is offering...

Interviews View All

Ajay Ghariwala
Luthra Group

We are ready to adopt or follow every opportunity

Manfred Mentges
Sedo Treepoint GmbH

We see a higher demand in colour management systems, as customers see big...

Rajiv Sirohi
Shara

‘Portugal is taking away a major share of the mill made sector.’

Harmeet Singh

New Delhi-based Jogindra Industries Private Limited provides an assortment ...

Ashish M Amin

Premier Looms is a leading provider of cutting-edge machinery and...

Sandip Bhojani, Manthan Patel

Krypthm Tradelink LLP is a Surat-based manufacturer of westernwear....

Robin Grankvist
OrganoClick AB

Robin Grankvist talks about PFCs, additives and various chemicals used in...

Silke Brand-Kirsch
Schlegel und Partner GmbH

<div>Schlegel und Partner is the market research and consultancy company...

Steve Cole
Xerium Technologies

Steve Cole of Xerium Technologies discusses the industry. Xerium is the...

Judy Frater
Somaiya Kala Vidya

Among the many honours showered on Frater, including Fulbright and Ford...

Robert Brunner
Devereux

Golfwear and menswear brand Devereux is set for greener pastures. Robert...

Chandani Sahi
By Chandani

By Chandani is a womenswear prêt couture brand with fusion silhouettes by...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


August 2018

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Advanced Search