The Smithy Family fire latest – Tiktok stars London home burns down in video during attack by 'haters'

TERRIFYING CCTV footage appears to show the shocking moment two thugs set fire to the Smithy Family’s car.

The Smithy Family shared a dramatic video of their semi-detached house in South London with their 2.5million followers.

It shows a car gutted by flames in the drive and the home blackened by ther inferno last night.

The family also posted a clip of the house glowing orange with flames.

It comes after the family's soaring popularity has led to trolling and their address being leaked online.

Unwanted takeaways and even escorts have been sent to their home.

Read our Smithy Family fire live blog for the latest updates….

  • [email protected]

    DOING GOOD

    Last Christmas the Smith family managed to collect the huge haul of Christmas presents in a short time frame of just over three weeks.

    Dad Nick shared updates on their family TikTok account and encouraging people to get in touch and donate.

    He also said that the Salvation Army is over the moon with the donations of toys.

  • [email protected]

    TERRIFYING BLAZE

    The Smithy Family shared a dramatic video of their semi-detached house in South London with their 2.5million followers.

    It shows a car gutted by flames in the drive and the home blackened by ther inferno last night.

    The family also posted a clip of the house glowing orange with flames.

  • [email protected]

    WATCH: SMITHY FAMILY STRUGGLE – GANG BOMBARDED HOUSE AND ESCORT SENT THERE

    TikTok’s Smithy family warned they’d have to move a month before ‘arson’ when gang bombarded house and ESCORT sent there

  • [email protected]

    ‘SO AMAZING’

    The dad previously revealed the thing that had really touched him was the response from people after such a hard year, with people that don’t have that much money themselves donating gifts.

    “That part of it is what makes it so amazing. It makes us feel so proud of everyone who has got involved.

    “I’d like to say a massive thank you to everyone who has donated. There’s nothing I can do or say that will show how much appreciation we’ve got for what they’ve done.”

  • [email protected]

    SHOCKING VIDEO FOOTAGE

    Shocking CCTV footage shows the moment arsonists torched the family’s car which led to the catastrophic blaze of their home.

    Two thugs can be seen approaching the house and checking the coast is clear.

    One of them forces open the Smithy Family car with a crowbar while his pal opens the door and pours flammable liquid into the car’s back seats.

    The car instantly bursts into flames and the yob can be seen fleeing the scene with his left arm on fire.

    The family’s cries can be heard as they catch sight of the blaze outside their home.

    Dad Nick shared a dramatic video of the charred house with the car being gutted by flames in the drive.

    He said: “We all got out the house OK, the kids are fine… the dogs are OK. The house is not OK. The kids are at a safe place.

    “To the people who have done this, you could have killed our family and not only our family, my neighbours, my friends. It’s unforgivable.”

  • [email protected]

    ‘I WILL RISE UP’

    Nick shared a video to followers this morning of him standing in his home with the song “Rise Up” by Andra Day playing.

    As the song plays, the camera pans up and a neon sign of the family logo lights up.

    Nick wipes away tears and captioned the video with “I will rise up and put us back together this is my promise to my family.”

  • [email protected]

    CHILLING CCTV SHOWS SMITHY FAMILY ARSONIST SETTING HIS OWN ARM ON FIRE AS HE TORCHES TIKTOK STARS' CAR ON DRIVEWAY

    Chilling CCTV shows Smithy family arsonist setting his own arm on fire as he torches TikTok stars’ car on driveway

  • [email protected]

    BIG HEARTED

    On their TikTok account The Smithy Family, they share videos from their family life at home with their kids to 1.4m followers.

    Nick explained that now they have a large number of followers on TikTok, he began by trying to collect some donations of presents and it soon snowballed.

    He said that he’s been really blown away by how people have come together to help others, collecting over 5,000 Christmas presents for those struggling this year.

    Nick said, “Someone donated 2,000 gifts, from a storage unit. The lady used to buy surplus stock from shops, so it’s all brand-new in boxes and she got in touch and said if we can clear it out, we can have it.”

  • [email protected]

    LUCKY ESCAPE

    A LFB spokesperson said: “We were called to reports of a car alight that had spread up the outside of the house.

    “There were a number of mobility scooters parked outside which had caught alight and were producing a large amount of smoke and flames.

    “Everyone was out of the building before we arrived, and crews worked incredibly hard to prevent further damage to the inside of the property and to neighbouring properties.”

  • [email protected]

    SOOT ON THE WALLS

    In a video taken in his daughter’s bedroom, he wiped his fingers down the wall, revealing a layer of soot.

    He said to the camera: “My girls were in this room, but that don’t matter to you does it? One of you filmed while the other one done it.

    “I don’t think you realise the consequences of what you’ve done. This is my little girl’s room man. They got it how they wanted it.

    “I’ve worked so hard all my life to do the right thing.”

  • [email protected]

    HOW DID THEY BECOME FAMOUS?

    The family has attained TikTok fame with their funny, heartwarming videos.

    According to LadBible, Nick joined TikTok back in December 2019 after his daughter said he was “too embarrassing” up join her TikToks.

    He subsequently started his own account.

    The account has grown hugely since its conception, and the family are now sharing their lives with their 2.6 million followers.

    The family has also found success on their other social media accounts – which has allowed father-of-four Nick to step away from his job as a builder, MyLondon reports.

  • [email protected]

    FIRE WILL BE INVESTIGATED

    London Fire Brigade said the flames appeared to spread from the burning car to the house.

    More than 20 firefighters worked to extinguish the blaze after it erupted.

    The cause of the fire is now being investigated and there have been no arrests.

    A LFB spokesperson said: “We were called to reports of a car alight that had spread up the outside of the house.

    “There were a number of mobility scooters parked outside which had caught alight and were producing a large amount of smoke and flames.

    “Everyone was out of the building before we arrived, and crews worked incredibly hard to prevent further damage to the inside of the property and to neighbouring properties.”

  • [email protected]

    GOOD DEEDS

    Last Christmas the Smith family managed to collect the huge haul of Christmas presents in a short time frame of just over three weeks.

    Dad Nick shared updates on their family TikTok account and encouraging people to get in touch and donate.

    He also said that the Salvation Army is over the moon with the donations of toys.

  • [email protected]

    WHERE IS THE SMITHY FAMILY HOUSE?

    The horrific attack comes as the family has been targeted by trolls and their address was leaked online.

    In June 2021, Nick Smith, 33, revealed escorts and dozens of unwanted takeaways were sent to their home by sick pranksters.

    They had warned they needed to move after a series of incidents including a gang hurling stones at the family’s home as their newborn baby was sat in the front window, Nick said.

    They have now been left devastated as their semi-detached house in Bexleyheath, South London, was destroyed by the blaze.

    Despite being thankful his family made it out safely, dad Nick Smithy, 33, is crushed after spending ”all of their hard-worked money” renovating their home.

    “The house is not okay,” he said in a video to his more than 2.5 million followers on the video-sharing app

  • [email protected]

    ‘TOUCHED’

    The dad previously revealed the thing that had really touched him was the response from people after such a hard year, with people that don’t have that much money themselves donating gifts.

    “That part of it is what makes it so amazing. It makes us feel so proud of everyone who has got involved.

    “I’d like to say a massive thank you to everyone who has donated. There’s nothing I can do or say that will show how much appreciation we’ve got for what they’ve done.”

  • [email protected]

    NEIGHBOUR BACKS UP CLAIM ITS NOT THE FIRST TIME FAMILY HAVE HAD PROBLEMS WITH “HATERS”

    Shocking CCTV footage shows the moment arsonists torched the family’s car which led to the catastrophic blaze of their home.

    Two thugs can be seen approaching the house and checking the coast is clear.

    In an interview with the MailOnline, next-door neighbour Lisa, 50, backed up his claim, saying: ‘One day, they got 95 takeaways delivered and then they had prostitutes or escorts showing up at his house.’ 

    Lisa said: “I’ve known them since the day we moved in nine years ago.

    “I was passing the kids over the back fence because they couldn’t get out the front door.

    “The house is completely black so I think they’ve been put in temporary safe accommodation.

    “It’s not the first time they’ve had trouble with haters or whatever you call them.” 

  • [email protected]

    WATCH: INSIDE THE BURNT HOUSE

    The Smithy Family – Inside the TikTok stars’ burned out house as dad vows to track down arsonist

  • [email protected]

    ‘I WILL RISE UP’

    Nick shared a video to followers this morning of him standing in his home with the song “Rise Up” by Andra Day playing.

    As the song plays, the camera pans up and a neon sign of the family logo lights up.

    Nick wipes away tears and captioned the video with “I will rise up and put us back together this is my promise to my family.”

  • [email protected]

    SHOCKING VIDEO FOOTAGE

    Shocking CCTV footage shows the moment arsonists torched the family’s car which led to the catastrophic blaze of their home.

    Two thugs can be seen approaching the house and checking the coast is clear.

    One of them forces open the Smithy Family car with a crowbar while his pal opens the door and pours flammable liquid into the car’s back seats.

    The car instantly bursts into flames and the yob can be seen fleeing the scene with his left arm on fire.

    The family’s cries can be heard as they catch sight of the blaze outside their home.

    Dad Nick shared a dramatic video of the charred house with the car being gutted by flames in the drive.

    He said: “We all got out the house OK, the kids are fine… the dogs are OK. The house is not OK. The kids are at a safe place.

    “To the people who have done this, you could have killed our family and not only our family, my neighbours, my friends. It’s unforgivable.”

  • [email protected]

    FLAMES SPREAD

    London Fire Brigade said the flames appeared to spread from the burning car to the house.

    More than 20 firefighters worked to extinguish the blaze after it erupted yesterday.

    The cause of the fire is now being investigated and there have been no arrests.

  • [email protected]

    DELIBERATELY TARGETED?

    The suspected arson attack comes after the family’s soaring popularity has led to trolling and their address being leaked online.

    Unwanted takeaways and even escorts have been sent to their home.

  • Harvey Lindsay

    'SO AMAZING'

    The dad previously revealed the thing that had really touched him was the response from people after such a hard year, with people that don’t have that much money themselves donating gifts.

    “That part of it is what makes it so amazing. It makes us feel so proud of everyone who has got involved.

    “I’d like to say a massive thank you to everyone who has donated. There’s nothing I can do or say that will show how much appreciation we’ve got for what they’ve done.”

  • Harvey Lindsay

    WHAT'S THE FAMILY NET WORTH?

    Nick has said the family’s presence on Facebook alone is paying more than he was earning through his building work.

    The family has released their own merchandise, and reportedly intend to continue with a career in social media.

    Nick has not disclosed exactly how much the family now earns. 

  • Harvey Lindsay

    BIG HEARTED

    On their TikTok account The Smithy Family, they share videos from their family life at home with their kids to 1.4m followers.

    Nick explained that now they have a large number of followers on TikTok, he began by trying to collect some donations of presents and it soon snowballed.

    He said that he’s been really blown away by how people have come together to help others, collecting over 5,000 Christmas presents for those struggling this year.

    Nick said, “Someone donated 2,000 gifts, from a storage unit. The lady used to buy surplus stock from shops, so it’s all brand-new in boxes and she got in touch and said if we can clear it out, we can have it.”

  • Harvey Lindsay

    LUCKY ESCAPE

    A LFB spokesperson said: “We were called to reports of a car alight that had spread up the outside of the house.

    “There were a number of mobility scooters parked outside which had caught alight and were producing a large amount of smoke and flames.

    “Everyone was out of the building before we arrived, and crews worked incredibly hard to prevent further damage to the inside of the property and to neighbouring properties.”

    Source: Read Full Article