Police are investigating a suspicious fire at Islington overnight.
Fire crews were called to the apartment block on Beaumont Street around 3am this morning, where they found a bin in a nearby car park alight.
All residents self-evacuated after hearing fire alarms.
Thankfully no-one was injured and only external pipes suffered minor damage.
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