Fire at Eastbourne restaurant

Diners were evacuated following a fire in the kitchen at a restaurant in Eastbourne yesterday evening (Saturday, September 22).

Firefighters at the scene. Picture by Dan Jessup SUS-180923-105503001
Firefighters at the scene. Picture by Dan Jessup SUS-180923-105503001

Firefighters were called to the Two Bulls at the Tally Ho in Church Street, Old Town just after 6pm.

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It is believed that the small fire started in the extraction system.

Firefighters made the area safe. No one was hurt.

On its Facebook page the restaurant thanked firefighters for their help and assistance yesterday evening.