Firefighters tackled a blaze today (November 13) which started in a five-roomed flat in Tooting.

London Fire Brigade was called to Upper Tooting Road at 11.42am and the fire was under control at 12.59pm.

The road was closed while emergency services dealt with the fire but has since reopened.

Crews from Tooting, Wimbledon and Clapham fire stations attended the scene.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.