Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Fire Rips through Celebrity Restaurant the Ivy

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Fire Rips through Celebrity Restaurant the Ivy

Article excerpt

OFFICE workers watched in horror as fire ripped through the top level of prestigious restaurant The Ivy in Manchester city centre.

Flames could be seen leaping into the darkening sky soon after the blaze was spotted late yesterday afternoon.

Nobody was hurt in the incident.

A spokesman for the top restaurant, which only opened at Spinningfields at the end of November and is a regular haunt for celebrities, said: "The fire services who were quickly on site. The building was successfully evacuated and we are now working with the emergency services to understand the full situation on site."

Rescue Service said four fire engines were scrambled to the scene. Firefighters used an aerial platform to tackle the flames from above. …

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