Sixty firefighters tackle fire at Exeter pub

Firefighters from Exeter and Tiverton attended Photo: ITV News West Country

Sixty firefighters tackled a fire at a city centre pub in Exeter earlier this morning.

The fire broke out at the back of the Hole in the Wall pub in Little Castle Street. They were called to the three storey building soon after 4 am.

Firefighters battle the smoke inside the building Credit: ITV News West Country

The fire broke out at the back of the pub and spread to multiple storeys and the roof space.

The fire is now under control but Bailey Street remains closed and Musgrave Row is still affected.

The fire is now almost out Credit: ITV News West Country

We spoke to Fire Watch Manager, Dave Cogger at the scene.