Dorset

Bournemouth nightclub evacuated after bin arson

A nightclub was evacuated after bins were set on fire in Bournemouth town centre.

The bins were pushed toward public toilets on the approach to Bournemouth Pier shortly after midnight.

The nearby Aruba nightclub was evacuated as a precautionary measure and the fire was extinguished by Dorset Fire and Rescue Service.

Nobody was injured. Police are treating the incident as arson.

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