Wessex FM News

Contact the News Team:
Tel: 01305 250333

Heath Fire Started By Fireworks


8:12am 25th July 2014

Kids setting off fireworks are being blamed for starting a heath fire at Studland last night.

Two crews from Swanage were called to Bramble Bush Lane off Ferry Bridge Road just after 11.30pm.

200 square meters of gorse and undergrowth was destroyed in the blaze which was dangerously near a boat yard.

Dorset Fire and Rescue are warning us of the dangers of using BBQ's and Fireworks during these dry conditions.


(Picture shows previous heath fire at Coronella Hill, Studland)

Sign up for the latest local news direct to your inbox

Share This Story

Delicious Submit this page to reddit

dorset business directory

The Wessex Word

See the latest wrong guesses and win cash!

The Bun Run

Request the cakes for your workplace!

Book Your Table

For Sunday 26th March

Free Fuel Friday

Find out how to get your car sticker

Dorset Webcams

Take a look around our beautiful county

Book our Disco

Have DJ Owen at your party or celebration!

Meeting Room Hire

Come to Wessex FM for your meeting or conference