FROM THE EDITOR Huge damage of blaze now clear
THE fire at the wholesale fruit market in Blochairn was ferocious in its intensity.
The pictures we print today by our photographer Jamie Simpson show the damage done by the blaze.
Heaps of twisted metal and charred building materials lie alongside piles of discarded produce in the wreckage of the site.
Hannah Rodger’s interview with senior firefighter Jim Hymas gives a fascinating insight into the work done by rescue teams.
The situation his firefighters were in as they tackled the blaze sounds terrifying. Graham Shields Editor