Firefighters called to reports of a fire in Polegate have confirmed the call to be a false alarm.
A house fire was reported in Gainsborough Lane at 3.43pm on Tuesday (January 12).
On arrival crews found the fire was a false alarm reported to the fire service in good faith.
Two fire crews from Eastbourne and a fire officer were called to the fire.
An ambulance crew was also called to the scene.
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