Fire at Stevenage fish and chip shop

Fire crews were scrambled to the scene

Fire crews were scrambled to the scene - Credit: Archant

FIREFIGHTERS were called to a fish and chip shop this morning (Thursday), following reports of smoke coming from the building.

Crews from Stevenage and Hitchin attended the New Town Fish Bar in Eastgate, Stevenage.

They were called at 8.37am, and although the fire is now out, remain at the scene.

Police were also called as there are residential flats above the building.

The cause of the fire is not yet known.

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