Bonfire near central Newbury building
Street blaze behind Northbrook Street extinguished
Firefighters extinguished a bonfire near a building in central Newbury yesterday evening (Thurs) , following reports of smoke in the area.
One fire engine was called at 7.30pm from Newbury Fire Station to an uncontrolled bonfire near to building in West Street , at the rear of Northbrook Street.
Firefighters extinguished the blaze with a hosereel and departed the scene after 20 minutes.
The cause was put down to controlled burning.