Fire near Ipswich lido

FIRE broke out in a hedgerow near Bromhill Pool.The blaze started in Sherrington Road about 7.50pm yesterday and engulfed 15m of hedgerow.One fire crew from Colchester Road had the blaze under control just after 8pm.

THESE dramatic pictures show the task facing firefighters as they tackled a hedgerow blaze near an Ipswich lido.

Fire broke in a hedgerow near Bromhill Pool yesterday evening and an Evening Star reader captured the moment on camera.

The blaze started in Sherrington Road about 7.50pm yesterday and engulfed 15m of hedgerow.

One fire crew from Colchester Road had the blaze under control just after 8pm.

The fire is not being treated as suspicious.