Fire crews at scene of major fire in Torquay

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Update: The fire was started deliberately https://wearesouthdevon.com/chelston-fire-was-arson-say-fire-service/

Emergency services are at the scene of a major fire in Torquay this afternoon, Saturday 24th November.

The fire in Chelston is at a former school. It is thought to be a prefabricated building next to the old school house which is empty.

Old Mill Road is currently closed.

Police have advised people in the area to keep their windows closed.

Smoke can be seen across Torquay.

Updates as information becomes available.

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