Keith Aldridge wasn’t long out of bed when he smelt smoke in his kitchen about 11am on Wednesday. The gravity of his situation didn’t hit him until a passing tradesman popped by, seeing smoke billowing from the window
“He said, ‘I think your house is on fire mate’,” Aldridge recalled. “I didn’t think it was, I thought it was smoke from outside, coming in.”
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