Community rallies to help family left homeless by fire

THE Tilbury community is rallying round to help a family who lost all their possessions in a house fire.

The blaze happened yesterday (Tuesday, 9 October) at the three storey townhouse in Seymour Road.

A gofunding page has been set up to help the family and local residents have offered furniture and other items.

It was created by Michaela Aldwinkle who says: “As people may know some poor people have had a house fire and lost everything and I’m starting this go fund me page to help these people out and help them get back on their feet and get everything they need. I really hope everyone can help.”