Fire fighters praised for Derry blaze response

Firefighters spent five hours overnight bringing a major blaze under control at an industrial estate in Derry.

The fire, at a building containing bales of shredded paper on the Pennyburn Industrial Estate, broke out shortly after 6 o'clock last evening

Eight crews from across the county were called to the fire.

Local Councillor Mark Durkan says the quick actions of the fire crews averted the fire spreading: