Valley Road is closed in both directions due to the fire between Down Road and B3124. Police advice is to use the Coast Road or Portishead High Street. The closure is likely to be ongoing for some time. Initial reports suggest closures could be in place until at least Friday.
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Our Devon correspondent Seth Conway has been talking to a family who say without the hospitals, their children may not have survived.
It's going to be a windy one tonight and into the weekend - it could even touch gale force along the south coast.
It's going to be very breezy tonight and into the weekend, with temperatures staying low and cool.