Large fire reported near Heathrow Airport

A large fire has broken out near Heathrow Airport this afternoon.

Thursday, 4th July 2019, 14:40 pm
Updated Thursday, 4th July 2019, 14:40 pm
(Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Pictures posted on social media show a large plume of black smoke outside of the airport’s perimeter.

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Some reports suggests that a warehouse near the airport is ablaze.

It is not currently known if any flights are affected.