Fire crews to return for checks

Firefighters will return to the Ashdown Forest in Sussex later this morning to make checks following a heath fire that covered 20 hectares. At its height, nearly 50 firefighters were tackling the blaze, which started just before 2pm on 5th June 2013.


Fire in the Ashdown Forest

An area of around twenty hectares of land is alight in the Ashdown Forest in Sussex.