Firefighters at the Acapulco nighclub

Acapulco bosses in Halifax praise firefighters and thank customers for their support

The management team at the Acapulco nightclub have praised firefighters and thanked their customers after a blaze at the poplar venue.

Firefighters spent Friday night battling a blaze at the venue after the roof of the club caught on fire.

At 9.48pm the club was still on fire, but firefighters appeared to have the flames under control.
At 9.48pm the club was still on fire, but firefighters appeared to have the flames under control.
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Crews from Halifax, Illingworth and Rastrick were called to the club on Waterhouse Street at 8.55pm
Crews from Halifax, Illingworth and Rastrick were called to the club on Waterhouse Street at 8.55pm
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In a statement from the the Acapulco management team they said: "We thank the Emergency Services for their amazing work during the fire.
In a statement from the the Acapulco management team they said: "We thank the Emergency Services for their amazing work during the fire.
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"There prompt response, fast action stopped the spread of the fire before too much damage could happen."
"There prompt response, fast action stopped the spread of the fire before too much damage could happen."
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