Two men charged with arson after Hull nightclub fire

Posted 22/02/2016 by Macdonald Martin Ltd.

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Two men have been charged with arson after a fire broke out in a nightclub. The fire started on 02.30am on 20th February 2016 at Valbon Club in Hull. Around 350 people had to be evacuated from the premises but luckily no-one was hurt.

The nightclub, which recently re-launched after a major refurbishment, have stated that they will be closed for repairs until further notice.

Humberside Police said that both men, 23, have been charged with arson reckless as to whether life was endangered. They were remanded in custody and are due to appear in court today.