Fire breaks out at the Baitul Futuh mosque in Morden


A large fire has has broken out at a mosque.

There are 70 firefighters tackling the blaze at the Baitul Futuh mosque in Morden, south London.

A London Fire Brigade (LFB) spokesman said: "We have 10 fire engines and 70 firefighters there. The fire is affecting the building's ground and first floors.

"It would be fair to say it is a large fire."

A member of the public reported the blaze at 12.06 pm.

The spokesman said it is too early to say what has caused the blaze.