A fire has broken out at Babel, a popular rooftop pub in Belfast’s city centre.
Traffic has been shut off in the area surrounding the building. The Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service has issued a statement advising people to stay away from the area.
“We are currently at the scene of a fire at a commercial premises on Church Lane, Belfast
“1 Fire Appliance each from Cadogan, Central and Springfield along with 2 Fire Appliances each from Whitla Fire Station and 1 aerial Appliance are in attendance.”
⚠️A fire has broken at Babel rooftop bar in Belfast City Centre— Chloe St John (@chloestjohn) March 29, 2022
A PSNI spokesperson says: ‘Motorists are advised that Victoria Street, Belfast city centre, is currently closed due to a fire in the area.’ pic.twitter.com/UrZ5IrZbsl