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Firefighters tackle blaze at Cheslyn Hay paint workshop

Crews were called to Cheslyn Dispersions Ltd in Landywood Lane, Cheslyn Hay, just after 12:00 BST. Image copyright Great Wyrley Police
Image caption Crews were called to Cheslyn Dispersions Ltd in Landywood Lane, Cheslyn Hay, just after 12:00 BST.

Residents were urged to keep their windows shut as more than 30 firefighters battled a blaze at a paint factory in Cheslyn Hay.

Crews were called to Cheslyn Dispersions Ltd in Landywood Lane, just after 12:00 BST.

The fire was in a yard where wooden pallets were kept, a spokeswoman for Staffordshire Fire Service said. She said the cause would be investigated.

Police warned the road would be closed for at least two hours.

No-one was injured.

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