SMOKE and fire raged throughout the day as crews tackled the blaze at the Ocado warehouse, which has been burning since Tuesday morning.

The thick cloud of black smoke, which emerged yesterday (Wednesday) has been captured by a time lapse video.

(Video by Michael Webb)

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The footage shows the sheer magnitude of the plume of smoke which dominated the skies over Andover.

Homes were evacuated last night as crews battled through the night to contain the fire, which earlier in the day was said to be “under control”.

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