Crews battle forest blaze

FIVE fire crews spent two hours battling a forest fire at Tangham Forest near Rendlesham .

FIRE crews announced shortly after 5.30pm today that they had managed to put out a blaze in a Suffolk

forest.

Five fire crews from Orford, Woodbridge and Aldeburgh had been called to the fire in Tangham Forest, near to the B1084 and Rendlesham.

Firefighters arrived an the scene at 3.30pm to find the blaze had taken control of two hectares of the forest.

Nobody is thought to have been injured in the fire.

See tomorrow's Star for more details.

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