EMERGENCY services rushed to a blaze in Fareham this morning.

Around 40 firefighters were called out this morning after recycling waste inside a building on Down End Road caught alight.

Six pumps and two water carriers are being used to extinguish the fire.

Crews from Portchester, Fareham, Wickham, Eastleigh, Alton, Beaulieu, Cosham, Southsea and Bordon are in attendance.

The fire is now under control but residents an businesses in the area are being asked to keep doors and windows closed. 

More to follow...