Students and staff 'evacuated' from Glasgow fire

The Glasgow school of Art has tweeted that students and staff have been "evacuated" from the building after a blaze took hold, and they are now "safe".


Everyone safe & evacuated. On behalf of staff and students, thank you to all who have expressed concern over Twitter. Updates as they come.


The Mackintosh building is on fire, all have been evacuated & we will post updates as we get them. Currently setting up an incident number.

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Firefighters tackle blaze at Glasgow School of Art

Firefighters are battling a blaze at Glasgow School Of Art, as smoke spread across the city.