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Dublin Fire Brigade battle fire at Gaiety Theatre


Gaiety Theatre Stage Door.

Gaiety Theatre Stage Door.

Gaiety Theatre Stage Door.

A fire at the Gaiety Theatre in Dublin city centre is being brought under control by Dublin Fire Brigade.

The alarm was raised shortly after 5.30pm this evening and at one stage there were five units from Tara Street and Dolphin’s Barn stations at the scene.

The building was evacuated and crews entered the building where the fire was brought under control and is now being extinguished.

There were no reports of any injuries, according to Dublin Fire Brigade who said there are now three units at the scene.

It is unclear how much damage has been caused by the fire which may have started in the basement.

South King Street is currently inaccessible as crews remain at the scene.