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Shaw field fire extinguished

Firefighters tackle blaze with beaters and hosereels

Jane Meredith

Jane Meredith


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FIREFIGHTERS were called to the scene of a field fire in Shaw this afternoon (Tues).

Two fire engines, from Whitley Wood and Kingsclere, were called at 3.15pm to Long Lane, where an 80m square field of stubble was on fire.

Firefighters extinguished the blaze using beaters and two hosereels.

The cause was still under investigation.

Firefighters left the scene at 4pm

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