Fire at Northampton Museum and Art Gallery

Published: Thursday, 14 February 2019

A fire at Northampton Museum and Art Gallery on the evening of Wednesday 13 February was contained by Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service.

We still need to carry out a full assessment but damage looks relatively minor at this stage. We also await the result of the fire investigation regarding cause.

Northampton Borough Council leader, Cllr Jonathan Nunn, said: “We're extremely grateful to Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue for their quick response, and to whoever called the incident in to the Fire Control Room.”

Further updates will be offered as they become available.