Four fire engines and around 25 firefighters were called to a fire at a building converted into bedsits on Malvern Road, Queen’s Park.
Five bedsits were destroyed by fire. Approximately 30 people left the building before the arrival of the Brigade.
The Brigade was called at 0505 and the fire was under control at 0654. Fire crews from Paddington, West Hampstead and North Kensington attended the scene.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.