10:01 am, Thu 04 Oct 2012
Travel: Addison Road, Kensington
A3220 Addison Road (one way) Southbound closed traffic congestion, long delays due to building fire at a penthouse between Melbury Road and A315 Kensington High Street.
Congestion on A3220 Holland Road to A402 (Holland Park Roundabout), on West Cross Route to A40 Westway (Northern Roundabout) and on A4020 Shepherds Bush Green to A219 Wood Lane.
7:12 am, Thu 04 Oct 2012
Residents report that the flat was being rented by singer Duffy
Credit: Joel Ryan/AP/Press Association Images
Twenty people had to be led to safety after a fire broke out at a penthouse flat in Kensington. Unconfirmed reports from residents say the flat was being rented by singer Duffy.
6:15 am, Thu 04 Oct 2012
Kensington fire investigation underway
An investigation's underway after a fire at a block of flats in Kensington last night (3 October).
20 residents had to be evacuated from the building after the blaze broke out in a penthouse in St Mary Abbot's Terrace near High Street Kensington.
10:33 pm, Wed 03 Oct 2012
Kensington fire is "under control"
Nick Myatt of the London Fire Brigade has said the fire in a block of flats is under control.
9:43 pm, Wed 03 Oct 2012
The blaze started on the eighth floor of the building.
20 residents had to be evacuated from a block of flats in Kensington this evening after a fire broke out. The blaze started in the eighth floor of the building in St. Mary Abbot's Terrace near Kensington High Street. 60 firefighters were called to the scene which started in a penthouse.