Police believe that the fire that ripped through a 197-year-old listed South Norfolk church was the victim of arsonists. The fire last night causing considerable damage to the Carleton Rode Baptist Church. The church school room and store room were reported to be affected the worst.
Firefighters believe the blaze, which began just after 10pm, was started by burglars who set alight to the church after ransacking the building. No arrest or suspects reported.