Smoke clouds seen over Brixton as Camberwell school burns

Smoke clouds seen over Brixton as Bessemer Grange Children's Centre blazes

There’s a strong acrid smell in the air around Brixton as fire-fighters battle a major blaze, reported to be at the Early Years Centre site opposite Bessemer Grange School in Camberwell, SE5.

Smoke clouds seen over Brixton as Peckham school burns

Dark smoke clouds seen from Brixton.

Smoke clouds seen over Brixton as Peckham school burns

Update 18:52PM: the fire seems to have been out out by fire-fighters, and there’s hardly any smoke in the air now.