Dorset

Dorchester Bowls Club badly damaged by fire

Fire-damaged bowls club building
Image caption Fire investigators and Dorset Police are examining the area to find a cause

A bowls club in Dorset has been badly damaged after a fire broke out in the early hours.

More than 40 firefighters were called to tackle the blaze at Dorchester Bowls Club in Armada Way.

The fire started in a shed just after midnight and spread to the club's changing area and storeroom which have been damaged by smoke.

Fire investigators and Dorset Police are examining the area.

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