A FIRE has broken out at a takeaway restaurant in Shanklin this evening (Friday).

Firefighters are at AJ's Fish and Chips on Atherley Road.

Crews from Shanklin, Sandown, Ventnor, Ryde and Newport were called to the property at 7.06pm.

A spokesperson for the Fire Service said everyone had safely been removed from the building.

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