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

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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.