Firefighters tackle rubbish and caravan fires

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FIREFIGHTERS were called to caravan and rubbish fires in Clipstone and Shirebrook on Friday evening and Saturday morning.

Crews from Edwinstowe and Mansfield were sent to Greendale Crescent at 6.40pm after reports of a caravan and a rubbish fire.

One hose reel and a thermal imaging camera was used to tackle the blaze which was completely put out by 7pm.

Just after 5am on Saturday morning crews from Shirebrook and Mansfield were called to Blackbridge Caravan Site, in Common Lane, Pleasley, to deal with a rubbish fire.

Police were also in attendance and the blaze was put out by 5.20am.