Turbary Common 'suspected arson' heath fire tackled

Related Stories

More than 20 firefighters have been tackling a large heath fire in Bournemouth which the fire service said had been started deliberately.

Dorset Fire and Rescue Service received more than 30 calls from members of the public reporting the incident on Turbary Common at about 2215 BST.

Three engines were used to extinguish four seats of fire in the West Howe area. The police have been informed.

Fire crews tackled a suspected arson on the same common on 23 April.

More on This Story

Related Stories

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

Weather

Bournemouth

Min. Night 10 °C

Features

  • Baby being handed overFraught world

    The legal confusion over UK surrogate births


  • Bad resultsBlame game

    The best excuses to use when exam results don't make the grade


  • Police respond to a shooting in Santa MonicaTrigger decision

    What really happens before a police officer fires his gun?


  • Child injured by what activists say were two air strikes in the north-eastern Damascus suburb of Douma (3 August 2014)'No-one cares'

    Hope fades for Syrians one year after chemical attack


  • Lady AlbaGoing Gaga Watch

    Social media's use ahead of the independence referendum


BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.