Officers were alerted to the fire by the Kent Fire and Rescue Service at
The fire was in a communal area of the ground floor and damaged the
power supply to the building.
No-one was injured.
Some of the 31 people living in the 15 flats have chosen to live with
friends until the power is restored. The others are staying in their
homes and are being supported by Shepway District Council.
Anyone with information about the fire is urged to contact Kent Police
on 101, giving reference ZY/4051.
© Hawkinge Gazette and Channel Coast News 2012