Wales

Ceredigion gorse fire extinguished on second day

fire on a hillside Image copyright Angharad Jones
Image caption The gorse fire spread alongside a hillside overlooking Llanddewi Brefi

Fire crews have put out a gorse fire that has been burning overnight in Ceredigion.

It started on Friday and destroyed about 30 hectares (74 acres) of hillside above Llandewi Brefi.

Firefighters managed the blaze throughout Friday afternoon and it was extinguished by about 07:00 GMT.

The cause of the fire has not yet been established and there have been no reports of injuries, Mid and West Wales Fire Service said.