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Live updates as major fire breaks out at block of flats in Brighton


Live updates as fire breaks out in Pankhurst Avenue, Brighton

By Charlotte Ikonen

Last updated:

    ⚠️ A major fire has broken out in Brighton
  • ⚠️ East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service was called to Pankhurst Avenue after reports a building was alight
  • ⚠️ The service sent 10 fire engines to the scene and road closures are in place
  • ⚠️There are not thought to be any injuries
  • ⚠️ Businesses and residents living nearby are being urged to keep their windows and doors closed due to high volumes of smoke in the area
  • ⚠️ Follow the live-blog below for updates