Fire destroys land on Wirral

An investigation is underway after a suspected arson attack on marsh land on the Wirral. A large fire spread across Parkgate destroying land there.

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Parkgate fire started deliberately

Firefighters in Cheshire believe a large fire which destroyed moorland near Chester was started deliberately.

A police investigation is underway into the blaze at Parkgate, which broke out over the weekend and had a devastating effect on local wildlife. Gregg Easteal reports

Suspected arson attack on Wirral marsh land

An investigation is underway after a suspected arson attack on marsh land on the Wirral.

A large fire spread across Parkgate destroying the land.

Fire on marsh land on the Wirral Credit: Sarah Roberts
Firefighters tackle the blaze Credit: Sarah Roberts
Firefighters attempt to dampen down the fire Credit: Sarah Roberts
Fire on marsh land on the Wirral Credit: Sarah Roberts

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