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Five escape Orkney children's home fire

Three teenagers and two members of staff escaped injury after a fire at an Orkney children's home in the early hours.

Fire crews were called to Camoran children's resource centre in Kirkwall's Holm Road.

Marie O'Sullivan, head of service with Orkney Health and Care, said: "Once the alarm was raised, staff immediately instigated evacuation procedures.

"I am pleased to say that no-one was hurt as a result of the fire."

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