UPDATED: The Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service is investigating reports of the smell of burning at Peacocks clothing store in Ryde this afternoon (Thursday).
2 pumping appliances from Ryde and the aerial ladder platform, also from Ryde, are currently in attendance in the High Street at the junction with Star Street.
The service were alerted at 12:25.
UPDATE @ 13:10 – Fire crews have now left the scene and returned to station.
Thankfully, no fire was located in the store or in the flats above.