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Big Fire

Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by ChrisKH, 12 Nov 2007.

  1. ChrisKH

    ChrisKH Shorts Adjustment Expert

    Location:
    Essex
    In Stratford East London - can see from my office window. Huge amount of smoke, etc now over the City. Anyone know what it is?
     
  2. domtyler

    domtyler Über Member

    Nothing on the bbc site yet but it is pretty huge whatever it is!
     
  3. Fnaar

    Fnaar Smutmaster General

    Location:
    Thumberland
    Britain's Olympic stadium?
     
  4. Smeggers

    Smeggers New Member

    Britain's Olympic chances?
     
  5. domtyler

    domtyler Über Member

    Apparently it is on Waterden Road, so in the heart of the new Olympic development.
     
  6. domtyler

    domtyler Über Member

    View from my office.

    fire.jpg
     
  7. alecstilleyedye

    alecstilleyedye nothing in moderation Staff Member

    does this count as a scoop?
     
  8. Fnaar

    Fnaar Smutmaster General

    Location:
    Thumberland
    bbc radio london saying it's a warehouse...or was it a whorehouse?
     
  9. domtyler

    domtyler Über Member

    I believe so yes, at least ten minutes before BBC, fifteen Sky News. :blush::biggrin:
     
  10. zimzum42

    zimzum42 Legendary Member

    Radio saying it is an old bus depot, maybe they have fuel tanks.

    it's just a fire, but SKY and BBC are all over it, amazing......
     
  11. domtyler

    domtyler Über Member

  12. Elmer Fudd

    Elmer Fudd Miserable Old Bar Steward

    Sod the bonfire, what time are the fireworks ?
     
  13. mondobongo

    mondobongo Über Member

    BBC report says it is close to City of London Airport. Its not a certain tv presenter burning carbon fibre bikes is it?
     
  14. Mister Paul

    Mister Paul Honky

    Location:
    North Somerset
    They're just trying to save some money by using a cheap method of clearing the site.