Wales fire crews tackle grass fires and BBQ blazes

Fire crews in Mid and West Wales have been tackling blazes that include grass fires and a BBQ fire:

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#mawwcontrol Montgomery and Welshpool are in attendance at hay bales alight in the Montgomery area #hay

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#mawwcontrol Swansea West have extinguished a BBQ fire at West Cross, ensure all BBQ are extinguished following use #BBQ

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