Fire crews have battled to fight a blaze in a high street building yesterday evening.

Multiple engines from West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service fought to stop a fire at the building in Arundel High Street yesterday evening.

The incident is reported to have affected a hotel in the historic town.

An aerial platform could be seen inspecting chimneys on the roof of the building at around 6.30pm yesterday.

Arundel High Street was closed for parts of the evening while crews tackled the incident.

West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service have been approached for comment.