Lincolnshire Fire & Rescue has confirmed that last night’s major fire at Beech Grove Hall in Manby was caused deliberately - the third arson attack at the building in as many months.
This afternoon (Monday), Lincolnshire Fire & Rescue spokesman David Marshall confirmed: “The call came in at 6.58pm after a fire was detected at Park Lane, Manby. Eight appliances attended the incident plus an aerial ladder platform.
“It was a three-storey derelict building which was well alight.
“(The fire was) extinguished using six main jets and one aerial ladder.
“There are no reports of injuries, and the cause was deliberate.”