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Manchester Fire

Firefighters battle blaze in Manchester apartment block

MANCHESTER: Firefighters battled a blaze in a tower block in central Manchester, northern England, on Saturday with flames engulfing several apartments on the ninth floor. The Manchester fire service said it had sent 12 fire engines to tackle the blaze in the Northern Quarter of the city and urged people to avoid the area. It told those living nearby to keep doors and windows shut. The fire had spread to multiple floors but we have things well under control here. Firefighters along with colleagues from the Police and…