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Glider fire - Upwood - Huntingdonshire

At 10.53am on Thursday (30) one crew from Ramsey and one crew from Huntingdon were called to a fire at Nene Valley Gliding Club in Upwood.

Firefighters arrived to find a glider well alight on a landing strip. Wearing breathing apparatus they extinguished the fire using a hose reel and returned to their stations by 12.30pm.

The cause of the fire was accidental.