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Fire in the open - Wisbech - Fenland

On Sunday (8) at 6.50pm, two crews from Wisbech were called to attend a rubbish fire on Roman Bank, Newton.

Crews arrived to find a large amount of assorted rubbish on fire, which was spreading to nearby crops.

Firefighters used two hose reel jets to extinguish the fire, before returning to their stations by 8.30pm.

The cause of the fire is believed to be deliberate. Anyone with information should contact police by visiting to submit an online report or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.