Paperchase in Leeds city centre boarded up following fire

A popular stationery store was boarded up in Leeds city centre over the weekend following a fire.

Paperchase in Commercial Street was boarded up in the early hours of Saturday morning following a building fire.

Crews from Leeds and Tadcaster were called to the property at 2.24am on Saturday, January 5, and were at the scene for around 45 minutes.

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No one is thought to have been injured in the fire.

Paperchase in Commercial Street was boarded up due to a fire. PIC: Google

The Yorkshire Evening Post has asked West Yorkshire Fire Service what started the fire, and will update this story once it has been confirmed.