‘Dalkeith fireman dies in blaze

An off-duty Dalkeith firefighter described as a “hero” has died following a blaze at his home.

An investigation has been launched into the cause of the fire, which claimed the life of dad-of-two Paul Fleming (39) in East Linton on Saturday.

It is believed the blaze started in the bedroom of the property and there is speculation it may have been caused by a cigarette.

For full story, see The Advertiser, Thursday, May 26.