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Small fire blamed on hot weather at Swords nightclub

A small blaze on the roof of The Wright Venue at the Airside Retail Park was brought quickly under control.

Three units of Dublin Fire Brigade were called to The Wright Venue yesterday
Three units of Dublin Fire Brigade were called to The Wright Venue yesterday
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THE WRIGHT VENUE escaped serious damage after a small fire broke out on the roof of the nightclub yesterday afternoon.

Three units of Dublin Fire Brigade attended the scene just after 2pm yesterday, a spokesperson told TheJournal.ie. The blaze was confined to the roof and the spokesperson says that no serious damage was reported.

Meanwhile a Wright Venue staff member told TheJournal.ie that there was no chatter about the fire among workers today, indicating that it was a minor incident.

The Swords venue did issue a tweet about the fire to reassure its patrons and local people though, blaming it on the warm weather!

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