Fire crews from across the region tackle thatched roof blaze in Thorndon

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Crews from both Norfolk and Suffolk tackled a thatched roof fire in Thorndon yesterday.

It happened in The Street, just before noon.

In total eleven crews attended the blaze, including appliances from Diss, Stowmarket, Ipswich, Leiston, Woodbridge, Harleston, Stradbroke and Elmswell. It was under control by 1.45pm, with all crews back at base by 5pm.