Canal boat blaze
RESIDENTS living on a canal boat have been left homeless after a fire.
Firefighters were called to Macclesfield Canal at Oak Lane, Kerridge, yesterday afternoon.
They discovered a large residential canal boat on fire.
Fire crews isolated the gas supply and extinguished the blaze with a hose reel jet.
No one was hurt during the incident which happened at 4pm.
The fire was caused by an electrical fault.