Firefighters led six men to safety after a fire above a shop on High Street, Wealdstone in the early hours of this morning.
Part of a second floor flat was damaged by the fire.
A woman and a child left an adjacent property before the Brigade arrived.
The Brigade was called at 0354 and the fire was under control by 0443. Fire crews from Harrow fire station were at the scene. The cause of the fire is under investigation.