Nuisance fires continue in west Cumbria

Cumbria fire and rescue service are warning of the dangers of nuisance fires after a dramatic rise in incidents across the county.

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Full report: Cumbrian grassland arson attacks continue

Police and fire crews are investigating a suspected arson attack at the Siddick Ponds Nature Reserve near Workington last night.

Crews from across west Cumbria spent four hours tackling the wild fire which destroyed half of the habitat at the Site of Special Scientific Interest.

Samantha Parker reports:

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