Suspected Arson At Historic Derbyshire Church

Country: United Kingdom

Date of incident: December 5, 2020

On December 12th the ancient church in a village in Derbyshire was on fire. The Fire and Rescue Service of Derbyshire stated that by the time they reached the church, the fire had already caused significant structural damage. A 16-year-old Teenager has been arrested on suspicion of arson. Police are investigating.


Symbolic Photo by Devin Avery on Unsplash


The reconstruction of the church will most probably start in early 2022.

Source: Derby Telegraph