Old laundry arson

AN outbuilding at a former laundry site in Wellingborough is believed to have been set alight.

Two Wellingborough fire station crews were called out to tackle a fire in an outbuilding at the former Sunlight laundry in Buckwell End just after 8.15pm on Monday.

A fire service spokesman said: “At 8.18pm we were called to the old laundry in Buckwell End, Wellingborough. There was an outbuilding involved in fire.

“The cause of the fire is believed to be deliberate.”

Firefighters returned to the building yesterday morning to check it was safe.