2020-09-24: On the night to Thursday (24 September, local time), a fire broke out in a vacant hotel in the town of Bournemouth. Because of the fire two more hotels had to be evacuated. The streets Bath Hill, Grove Road, Gervis Road and Meyrick Road have been closed and people in the town are urged upon to keep doors and windows closed. It is expected that the fire-fighting operations will continue throughout the day.
Local traffic disruptions are possible. Travellers should exercise caution and follow instructions by security forces.