3rd April 2020

Small fire in cellar of Sheppy’s Cider

The fire service were called to a report of a smell of burning plastic within the cellar area of the restaurant at Sheppy’s Cider on Saturday evening.

Two fire appliances from Taunton, one fire appliance from Wellington and an Operational Assurance Officer were mobilised to the incident at Three Bridges Farm, Wellington Road, Bradford on Tone near Taunton at 19:36 on Saturday evening.

Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service said:

“This was a small fire involving the air conditioning unit in the cellar.

The fire was out on arrival and crews carried out an inspection only.

The power was isolated and a thermal image camera was used.

The cause of the fire was accidental.”