Around 35 firefighters and officers are currently tackling a fire in a café on Stockwell Road, Brixton.
Six people left the cafe before the brigade arrived but there are no reports of any injuries. A fire brigade spokesman said the blaze is affecting the basement and the ground floor of the building.
Six fire engines from Brixton, West Norwood, Clapham, Lambeth and Deptford fire stations are at the scene.
The Brigade was called at 1.39m.
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