Crews tackle massive manure fire

TWO hundred tonnes of burning manure kept firefighters busy on a Suffolk farm today.

TWO hundred tonnes of burning manure kept firefighters busy on a Suffolk farm today.

The fire started at John Roberts Farm, off Church Road in Chevington, near Bury St Edmunds, at around 6.15pm and spread to 10m of grass and hedgerow.

One crew from Wickhambrook tackled the pile of muck and waste straw.