martingroombembridgeA metal recycling plant fire in Portsmouth has prompted Island Echo readers from across the Island to send in photographs of the large plume of smoke, which has been visible for over three hours.

Firefighters from Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service are tackling the blaze at European Metal Recycling Ltd in Dundas Spur. Over 9 pumping appliances are at the scene.

Here are a selection of photographs sent in by Island Echo readers this morning…

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lucylockrydePhotograph by Lucy Lock – Ryde

peterlazellPhotograph by Peter Lazell – Flying over the scene

zoecoxsandownPhotograph by Zoe Cox – Sandown

markwilliamsbradingPhotograph by Mark Williams – Brading

joeburnipcowesPhotograph by Joe Burnip – Cowes

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Featured photograph thanks to Martin Groom

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