Fire fears at local mental health home

Mount Lodge, 5, Upper Avenue, Eastbourne. April 11th 2013 E15142P
Mount Lodge, 5, Upper Avenue, Eastbourne. April 11th 2013 E15142P

Emergency services rushed to a suspected fire at a home for people with mental health issues on Wednesday afternoon.

A small fire had been started at Mount Lodge in Upper Avenue and there were fears residents were in danger, but the fire had been put out by the time firefighters and ambulance crews arrived and no-one was injured.