We The Curious: Fire breaks out at major tourist attraction in Bristol city centre – updates

A fire has broken out in the centre of Bristol this afternoon, at one of the city’s most famous attractions. Smoke was seen billowing from We The Curious – a science centre on Millenium Square – around 2.30pm this afternoon (Saturday, April 9).

Police and fire crews are in attendance and people have been evacuated from the scene. Bristol Live reports that the pall of smoke from the blaze can be seen from locations across the city.

Our photographer at the scene has reported that the fairground in Millenium Square is now closed – although children were still playing on