Northern Ireland

Fire put out at Methodist College Belfast

Methodist College Belfast
Image caption Methodist College Belfast was founded in 1865

A fire at Methodist College in south Belfast has been put out by the fire service.

Four fire engines tackled the blaze on Friday afternoon.

The fire was in a storeroom within the school premises.

Methodist College, or Methody as it is commonly known, was founded in 1865 and is regarded as one of Northern Ireland's leading grammar schools.