ESSEX Firefighters were called to a fire at the Worlds End pub in Tilbury.
When fire crews arrived in Fort Road, Tilbury,they reported the building was full of smoke and 20% of the exterior was alight.
At 2am the firefighters reported that the fire was under control. Firefighters removed some of the roof tiles to check for hot spots in the roof.
The fire was extinguished by 2:30am.
An investigation will be carried out to establish the cause of the fire.