FIRE crews dealt with loose roof tiles on top of a pub in York city centre this morning (March 15).

Crews with an aerial ladder platform were called to Harkers on St Helen's Square at about 9am following reports of loose tiles hanging off a roof.

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A pedestrianised area was cordoned off at the side of Harkers on Lendal. 

The crews left the scene at around 10.30am and the cordon has been removed.

A spokeswoman for North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service said: "Crews used the aerial ladder platform to inspect the roof and removed the loose material from the roof and the gutter."