Two former Sheffield pubs hit by fires

Two former pubs close to Sheffield city centre have been damaged by fires within a matter of hours.

Monday, 15th April 2019, 9:31 am
Updated Monday, 15th April 2019, 9:34 am
The former Old Durham Ox pub.

Arsonists set fire to the former Old Durham Ox in Cricket Inn Road yesterday at 4.15pm.  

Read More

Read More
Pop star Ellie Goulding announces surprise star guests for her Doncaster wedding
The former Old Durham Ox pub.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus went into the building and used hose reels to put the blaze out. 

Little over 12 hours later at 5.45am this morning a fire took hold in the Ye Olde Harrow pub a short distance away in Broad Street.  

The road was closed for a short while as fire crews used hose reels to put the flames out. 

Ye Olde Harrow.

The cause is under investigation.