Firefighters reassure punters after fire in Waterlooville pub

FIREFIGHTERS say there is no need for alarm after they were called to a fire in a Waterlooville pub earlier this afternoon.

Saturday, 28th April 2018, 3:43 pm
Updated Saturday, 28th April 2018, 3:51 pm
Firefighters were on the scene

Fire crews from Waterlooville, Portchester and Cosham Fire Stations were called to Wetherspoons in London Road after an electrical fire.

A spokesman from Cosham Fire Station said: ‘We received the call at 1.30pm.

‘It was an overheated electrical item that had called us out – the incident attracted a significant response but there really was no cause for alarm.

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‘There was no real damage and nobody was injured.’

Waterlooville Fire Station has now confirmed that the fire was out on arrival.