At 6.22pm on Thursday (11) one crew from the Peterborough Volunteers Fire Brigade was called to a fire on Clifton Avenue in West Town, Peterborough.
Firefighters arrived to find a fire in a garden that was spreading to trees and a garage. They extinguished the fire using hose reels and returned to their station by 7.40pm.
The cause of the fire was deliberate. Anyone with information should contact police by visiting www.cambs.police.uk to submit an online report or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.