Drusillas Zoo Park has been evacuated as firefighters continue to tackle a blaze on farmland off the A27 this afternoon (Wednesday).
Crews from Eastbourne, Seaford and Lewes as well as a water bowser from Burgess Hill are at the scene in Alfriston Road, Berwick.
The alarm was raised at 2.54pm.
Photo by Kirsty Eaton.
Video by Dan Jessup.
• Read our story about the fire on the Downs at the weekend here