FIREFIGHTERS tackled a large blaze in a derelict Chepstow house in the early hours of this morning.

South Wales Fire and Rescue Service received a call at 5.08am about the fire on Hardwick Avenue in a two-storey property.

Crews from Chepstow, Caldicot, Cwmbran and Maindee were called to the scene and nobody was injured.

Do you know the person who alerted residents to the blaze this morning? Call Kath Skellon on 01633 777212 or e-mail