Fire at Somerset Cottage

Publication: Evesham Standard & West Midland Observer, 3 January 1958

Evesham and Broadway firemen were called yesterday (Thursday) morning to a fire at Somerset Cottage in Broadway High-street.

When the Broadway contingent arrived at 11.45, the centre of the fire was located in a cupboard in an upstairs room over the hairdressing shop owned by Mr. F.H. Everett.

The fire spread into the roof and damaged a flight to the attic stairs, the ceiling and small amount of stock. The cause of the fire is unknown.