Wed, 04 May 2016
A BIN fire in Thatcham yesterday evening (Tuesday) was put down to a suspected arson.
One fire engine from Newbury was called at 11.30am to Dunston Road, where a green recycling bin at the end of a driveway was well alight.
No-one was hurt.
A firefighter extinguished the fire using a hosereel.
The bin was destroyed in the blaze.
The incident was recorded as a suspected arson by the Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service (RBFRS).
Firefighters left the scene at 11.50pm.