Telford Town Centre evacuated in fire drill

Telford Shopping Centre was evacuated today leaving shoppers outside after alarms were triggered - but it turned out to be a fire drill.

Telford Shopping Centre was evacuated today leaving shoppers outside after alarms were triggered - but it turned out to be a fire drill.

Shoppers, some of whom were halfway through having their hair done, were asked to head to the exits.

Tracy Hadley, marketing and events manager, said: "It was a test alarm that we have to do a few times every year to make sure the correct processes are in place."

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