Dozens of 'deliberate' grass fires around Wales

Fire crews around Wales have been fighting dozens of grass fires over the weekend, many of which they say were started deliberately.

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Dozens of 'deliberate' grass fires in hot weather

Fire crews around Wales have been battling dozens of grass fires over the weekend - many of which they say were started deliberately.

South Wales Fire and Rescue Service says it responded to 32 grass fires yesterday, and many more deliberate blazes overnight.

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#SWControl have mobilised 47 blue light responses overnight mostly to deliberate grass fires across our brigade area - JM

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@swfireandrescue crews responded to 32 grass fires yesterday and 40 deliberate fires in total. Here's some of the areas affected ....

Mid and West Wales Fire Service says four hectares - nearly 10 acres - of grassland was destroyed by a fire above Seven Sisters last night.

It responded to a number of other blazes, as the hot weather continues.

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#mwwcontrol grassland fire on mountain above #sevensisters has now been extinguished 4 hectares of grassland destroyed by fire.