Grass fire battle in Shirebrook

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FIREFIGHTERS from Shirebrook were forced to battle a fire on open land last night, Wednesday 3rd April.

More than 200 square metres of grass was reported ablaze on land on The Villas in the Whaley Thorns area of Langwith at around 8.20pm.

They used beaters to bring it under control and left the scene at 8.44pm. Police were also in attendance.