Fire crews tackle grass fires in Swansea, Wales

Fire crews spent the night tackling a "large" grass fire in the Morriston area of Swansea. The fire which covered 25-35 hectares has now been extinguished.

South Wales Fire and Rescue Service said that it had received 332 calls reporting fires over 24 hours.

This picture shows how close smoke was to homes in Swansea. Credit: Eiona Roberts via ITV Wales
Hundreds of emergency calls were made reporting a number of fires around Wales. Credit: Eiona Roberts via ITV Wales

On Tuesday, North Wales Fire and Rescue Service dealt with a large fire at Cae Bog, Holyhead.

One thousand square metres of gorse and bracken burnt during the Holyhead fire. Credit: North Wales Fire and Rescue Service

Find more coverage of the grass fires on ITV News Wales

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