Firefighters called to a fire on the eighth floor of a city centre tower block

Fire crews and an aerial ladder have been called to a kitchen fire on the eighth floor of a city centre tower block.

A total of five crews from Longton, Hanley and Newcastle are currently at Lindop court in Hanley.

A Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service spokeswoman confirmed that a call was made to the fire service at 4.22pm today and that firefighters from across North Staffordshire are currently in attendance.

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He said that this includes two crews from Longton, one crew from Hanley and two crews from Newcastle.

He added that the kitchen fire was already out when firefighters arrived at the scene and that there were no casualties.

A StokeonTrentLive reader sent in this photograph of a fire engine at the scene, after taking it from a window of a neighbouring block of flats, but said that hosepipes didn’t appear to be in use.

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