UPDATED: 35 firefighters battle Lulworth blaze

UPDATED: 35 firefighters battle Lulworth blaze

Published by George Sharpe at 3:24pm 10th July 2019. (Updated at 9:29am 11th July 2019)

Fire crews from across Dorset were called to a heath fire near Lulworth this morning.

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue service received reports of a fire on Bindon Hill near the firing ranges at 10am.

Seven crews from across Dorset were called to the site, including: Dorchester, Weymouth, Wareham, Swanage, Hamworthy, Poole and Christchurch.

St the height of the blaze 35 firefighters were at the scene.

They left at 9.50pm last night.

10 hectares of heathland were affected by the blaze.

 

 

The Wessex FM Newsletter



POLL

How do you listen to Wessex FM?

Mobile AppVote!
22%
OnlineVote!
26%
RadioVote!
27%
Smart SpeakerVote!
24%