Heath fire brought under control

FIREFIGHTERS tackled a gorse fire which broke out in Rushmere Heath today.

FIREFIGHTERS tackled a gorse fire which broke out in Rushmere Heath today.

The fire was reported in a small area of heath off Woodbridge Road East just before 6.30pm yesterday.

A crew of firefighters used beaters to extinguish the fire before it spread to a larger area.

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