16 Apr 2019

Parisian landmark, Notre Dame Cathedral burns

From Nine To Noon, 9:09 am on 16 April 2019
People kneel to pray on the pavement as flames engulf Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris on April 15, 2019. - A

Photo: AFP

A massive fire at French landmark, the Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris has collapsed the church's main spire. Huge crowds are watching as the fire rages.

Our Europe correspondent, Seamus Kearney is at Notre Dame. Kathryn also speaks with Meredith Cohen, an expert in medieval architecture from UCLA.

Smoke engulfs Notre Dame

Smoke engulfs Notre Dame Photo: Seamus Kearney