VIDEO: Firefighters tackle thatched-cottage fire in Amberley

A THATCHED property is on fire in Amberley with five fire engines at the scene now battling the flames.


Firefighters were called at 4.23pm to the property in Hog Lane, Amberley.

As of 5.15pm the fire brigade is still treating it as ‘persons reported’, meaning there could still be people inside the property.

Sign up to our daily SussexWorld Today newsletter

More to come


Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.

Here are four ways you can be sure you will be among the first to know what’s going on.

1 Make our website your homepage

2 Like our Facebook page

3 Follow us on Twitter

4 Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.

And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!

Always the first with your local news.

Be part of it.