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Wedding guests in hotel fire

Flames rise from Ryde Castle Hotel Photo: ITV Meridian

It was supposed to be the happiest night of their lives and their first as a married couple. But newly-weds Robert and Alex Ballard have been speaking of their shock as wedding celebrations turned into chaos when a major fire broke out. The couple and their sixty guests were forced to flee as flames ripped through the historic Ryde Castle Hotel on the Isle of Wight on Saturday night. Many raced from the castle's disco room to gather sleeping children from the burning hotel wing. Investigations are now underway, but it's thought a roof top firework display could be to blame.

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