Fire hit Hastings Pier for a second time on 5th October 2010. The alarm was raised at 1am when a small fire was spotted in the ballroom. The flames spread rapidly, explosions were heard by local residents, and flames engulfed the Pier for seven hours before the fire was finally brought under control. The RNLI and other emergency services were called in to assist the firefighters.
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