Five fire engines, a fire rescue unit and around 30 firefighters have been called to reports of a fire and explosion in what is believed to be a workshop on Denmark Hill, close to Coldharbour Lane in Camberwell, SE5.
Around half of the ground floor of the building has been damaged. Early reports suggest that one man has been taken to hospital by ambulance.
Firefighters from Brixton, Peckham, Old Kent Road and Lewisham are on the scene. The Met Police and London Ambulance Service are also there.
The Brigade was called at 1417.
More top news
To some, it seemed like really poor taste. But to other hungry customers it seemed like a good way of spending £50.
A London flat which was home to George Harrison and Ringo Starr in the 1960s has been put on the market for £2.5 million.
An Old Bailey jury also heard today how the 15-year-old initially told police that he was showing the girl the gun when it went off.