FIRE crews have been tackling a blaze above a wine bar in Charminster Road, Bournemouth.

The service received numerous calls about the fire, above Havana, at around 6.15pm.

Firefighters from Redhill Park and Springbourne arrived on the scene to find smoke coming from the building. They requested help and another engine was sent from Westbourne.

Dorset Fire and Rescue said the blaze was in a first floor lounge.

It said there were no casualties but police and ambulance crews had been on the scene.