A BUILDING had to be evacuated at Butlins Holiday Resort after a fire broke out in the roof.
The fire service was called to reports of the smell of fire in a public entertainment building at the Bognor Regis complex shortly after 4pm on Wednesday, October 28.
People were evacuated and officers found a small fire in a lighting transformer in the roof space.
The electrics were isolated by an on-site electrician while firefighters inspected the area using thermal imaging cameras to confirm the blaze was out.
West Sussex Fire & Rescue Service confirmed the fire had started accidentally and said there was slight smoke logging in the roof space affected.
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