A SMOKING shed at a Sunderland bingo hall caught fire.
Firefighters were called out to Gala Bingo, in Pallion New Road, at 12.30am today.
Appliances from Sunderland Central fire station rushed to the scene to put out the blaze, which left the external shed slightly damaged.
No-one was hurt in the incident, the cause of which is now under investigation.
The fire was dealt with by 1am.