Fire engines from eleven stations have been deployed to tackle a huge blaze at Bridgwater College in Somerset.

Fifteen fire engines are currently at the incident after a fire broke out in the college building.

Firefighters from Bridgwater, Taunton, Burnham on Sea, Nether Stowey, Street, Glastonbury, Wellington, Somerton, Cheddar, Winscombe and Weston Super Mare and various specialist appliances and officers are currently attempting to get the blaze under control.

All of the single storey sections of the college building are affected by the fire.

In a tweet Devon and Somerset Fire and rescue said: "This building measures 80m by 60m.

"All the single storey sections of the building are involved in the fire.

"Crews are currently containing the fire and protecting fire spread to the other parts of the building.

"We still currently have 15 Fire Engines in attendance."

People are asked to avoid the area.

Further details to follow