Fire alam prompts evacuation of Sunderland Civic Centre

Sunderland Civic Centre was evacuated for a short time today after a fire alarm.

Monday, 19th June 2017, 5:50 pm
Updated Tuesday, 20th June 2017, 2:51 pm
Sunderland Civic Centre

A spokeswoman said: "There was a brief evacuation of the civic centre over lunchtime following the activation of a fire alarm,.

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"Staff and visitors returned to the builkding after a thorough investigation of the site confimed it was safe."