Electrical fires warning

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LEYTHERS are being warned about the dangers of overloading sockets or misusing electrical appliances after it was revealed they caused more than 200 house fires in the last year alone.

As part of Electrical Fire Safety Week (January 23-29) fire crews are hoping to raise awareness of one of the biggest causes of accidental house fires.

For safety tips visit www.safe4winter.com or for a free Home Fire Risk Assessment call free phone 0800 555 815.