7.45pm Update: Hereford and Worcester Fire Service are still at the scene. They have tweeted to say several appliances are there now.

The fire engines have lined up in The Butts, and a picture has been shared of firefighters outside a broken window of the building.

Original story: FIREFIGHTERS are tackling a fire at The Hive library.

Hereford and Worcestershire Fire and Rescue Service say firefighters, wearing breathing apparatus, are tackling the fire that is in the kitchen area.

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A spokesman said: "The kitchen is well alight.

"Four appliances are in attendance."