More than 70 firefighters tackling major fire at Palm Paper in King’s Lynn

The Palm Paper Factory near King's Lynn.

The Palm Paper Factory near King's Lynn. - Credit: Matthew Usher

Firefighters are tackling a large fire at Palm Paper in King’s Lynn.

Crews were first called to the factory at 2.10pm this afternoon and have special appliances working to contain the fire.

It is understood that sprinklers were activated at the factory, which is on the Saddlebow estate on the edge of King’s Lynn.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue service has sent 20 vehicles in total, including 10 fire engines.