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40 firefighters tackle blaze in Newport city centre

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Around forty firefighters were battling a large fire in the centre of Newport.

It broke out just after 3am in a three storey building on Upper Dock Street being used for offices. South Wales Fire and Rescue Service says the first and second floors have been destroyed.

There are no reports of any casualties.

South Wales Fire and Rescue Service says the fire is ongoing, but the operation has been scaled back and roads have since reopened.