UPDATE: Peterborough pub which caught fire expects to re-open soon

A pub in Peterborough which caught fire expects to re-open soon.

O’Neills in Broadway is hoping to re-open on Tuesday (October 24) after yesterday’s fire.

O'Neills on Monday, the day after the fire

O'Neills on Monday, the day after the fire

A “discarded smoking material” was to blame for the pub catching fire, which saw the premises evacuated and the road closed as firefighters tackled the flames.

A Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson said the fire was caused accidentally.

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