Shipley has lost one its landmark buildings after a fire swept through a former art deco cinema dating back to the 1930s.
The disused building was last used as a bingo hall. It was so badly damaged it was in danger of collapse and needed to be demolished. The work has closed one of the main roads in the town all day.
The demolition of a derelict bingo hall at Shipley destroyed by fire last night has been delayed because of problems getting gas supplies turned off.
Firefighters tackling the blaze at the old Kings Bingo Hall in Shipley last night. The building will be pulled down this morning.
A former bingo hall in Shipley will be demolished today following a large fire last night.
The A657 Briggate in both directions is closed between Otley Road (Fox Corner) and Crag Road. The road is expected to stay closed until midday and there is no access to Shipley railway station.
Fire crews are tackling a huge blaze a former bingo hall in Shipley, West Yorkshire.
At least six fire engines are at the scene at Foxes Corner battling the flames. Police have closed A657 Briggate in both directions.
Delays of up to one hour on Northern Rail between Skipton and Shipley due to broken down train at Cononley. Northern Rail advise that a normal service is not expected to resume until about 10:30.