A HUGE fire erupted at a former Hampshire hotel.

Five fire crews rushed to the incident at 5.07am on Garrison Hill, Droxford.

The derelict building of the former Upland Park Hotel has been gutted by the blaze.

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Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service says that Portchester, Droxford, Cosham, Bishop's Waltham, Fareham and Botley fire teams are in attendance.

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