Fire at industrial unit in Knaresborough.

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A fire at a manufacturing unit on Manse Lane in Knaresborough required six fire engines.

A fire broke out at Craven and Co, stainless shelving manufacturers, at Manse Lane in Knaresborough.

The fire was contained to a small part of the 60m by 70m building and all staff were evacuated for approximately two hours.

Six fire engines attended to tackle the blaze and prevent it from spreading at 1.25pm.

It is believed that the damage is minimal and that staff returned to work this afternoon.