Blaze destroys baled straw stack

A 3,000-tonne straw stack went up in flames today at Tye Lane, Willisham.Fire crews from Needham Market and Colchester Road, Ipswich, were called to the blaze, which also spread to a hedge, shortly after 3pm.

A 3,000-tonne straw stack went up in flames today at Tye Lane, Willisham.

Fire crews from Needham Market and Colchester Road, Ipswich, were called to the blaze, which also spread to a hedge, shortly after 3pm.

Firefighters were still damping down one hour later.

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