Watch as firefighters tackle Felpham home blaze

Firefighters have worked through the night after a blaze broke out at a property in Felpham.

Dramatic photos show multiple crews at the scene of the fire on Downview Road.

A spokesperson for West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said: “We were called at 23.48pm last night to a fire at a thatched roof property in Downview Road, Felpham

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“At 4am, Joint Fire Control were informed that there were still five pumps on scene and one aerial ladder platform.

Multiple fire crews were called to deal with the blaze. Photo: Eddie Mitchell

“The latest update is that there are now two pumps on scene and there is a partial road closure along Downview Road, so we are advising people to find alternative routes where possible and allow extra time for the school run this morning.”