Fire in the open - New England - Peterborough
Crews from Dogsthorpe and Stanground were called to a pile of rubbish well alight against a wall of a building in Brassey Close.
Firefighters used a hose reel to extinguish the fire and returned to their stations by 11.08pm.
Cause of the fire was deliberate.
Anyone with information should contact police on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.