Teenagers arrested over suspected yacht club arson are bailed

Alexandra Yacht Club at Southend. Credit: ITV News Anglia.

Two teenage boys who were arrested in connection with a fire at a former yacht club in Southend have been bailed.

Emergency services were called to the Alexandra Yacht Club building at Clifftown Terrace on Saturday night.

Two teenagers, aged 16 and 17 and both from Westcliff, were arrested on suspicion of arson but have been released on bail until next month.