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Stack fire - Longstanton - South Cambs

On Tuesday (10) at 9.21pm, one crew from Cottenham was called to a fire in the open near the B1050 at Longstanton.

Crews arrived to find around 300 tonnes of straw well alight.

Firefighters used one hose reel, beaters and drags to prevent further spread and contain the fire.

The crews will be regularly reinspecting the incident.

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.