Fire breaks out at Eastbourne seafront hotel

Picture: Dan Jessup
Picture: Dan Jessup

Four crews were sent to tackle a fire at an Eastbourne hotel this evening (Sunday, July 28).

The fire service was called to The Strand Hotel, in Royal Parade, Eastbourne, at 8.09pm.

Picture: Dan Jessup

Picture: Dan Jessup

A spokesman said the fire started in a room on the third floor.

There were no reports of any injuries, the fire service added.

The flames have now been put out, according to the fire service, and two fire engines remain at the scene.

A spokesman said power was isolated and crews have requested an investigating officer to find out what caused the fire.

Picture: Dan Jessup

Picture: Dan Jessup

Picture: Tina Barker

Picture: Tina Barker

Picture: Tina Barker

Picture: Tina Barker