Firefighters tackle North Bank fire

12:07 07 April 2014


A fire was started deliberately near a caravan park yesterday.

Crews were called to the fire, which involved rubbish, in North Bank, Whittlesey, at 8.10pm.

They extinguished the blaze using hose reels and returned to their stations by 8.55pm.

Anyone with information should contact the police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.


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