Update: Night porter rescued following arson attack on Carlton Hotel,Belleek

Carlton Hotel

The Carlton Hotel in Belleek has been the target of a suspected overnight arson attack.

The local fire service responded to the scene and were able to minimise damage to the premises.

A night porter was rescued from an upstairs room by firefighters.

The hotel was recently purchased by new owners and is undergoing renevations.

Local MLA Phil Flanagan, who is a former employee at The Carlton Hotel, has condemned the attack:

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