Fire in the open - Holme - Huntingdonshire

At 8.33pm on Monday (7) two crews, including a water carrier, from Ramsey were called to a fire on Long Drove in Holme.

Firefighters arrived to find an area of peat measuring around 10x3 metres on fire. They extinguished the fire using a jet and a thermal imaging camera to check the area for hot spots.

They returned to their station by 12.50am.

The cause of the fire was deliberate. Anyone with information should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.