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Crews tackle fire at Puddletown Forest

Puddletown forest fire 1

(Updated 6:54am 24th May 2018)

6:13pm 23rd May 2018

Dozens of firefighters tackled a blaze at Puddletown Forest yesterday. (23rd May)

Puddletown forest fire 3

4 crews from Weymouth, Dorchester and Bridport were called out yesterday afternoon, as well as 3 fire-fighting Landrovers.

Around one hectare of forest was destroyed in the blaze.

There are no reports yet of how it started.

Puddletown forest fire 2

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