Firefighters examine concourse at Waterloo

The London Fire Brigade was called to Waterloo Station this evening, to carry out safety checks on the concourse floor.

They left without needing to take any action.

Firemen examine the concourse. Credit: ITN

A spokesman for Network Rail said that a section of the floor was slightly raised - by a couple of inches - and that an area been cordoned off between platforms 15 and 18, while engineers examined it.

Services from the station are not being disrupted.

The Fire Brigade did not need to take any action. Credit: ITN
Fire engines outside the station. Credit: ITN