Garnswllt blaze prompts further grass fire warnings

This Holyhead fire saw 1,000 square meters of gorse and bracken alight Credit: North Wales Fire & Rescue Service

Fire services continue to issue warnings about the dangers of grass fires as crews fight blazes across Wales.

Crews are currently tackling a fire covering 60 hectares at Garnswllt near Ammanford. There have been other blazes near Swansea and Tonypandy in the Rhondda.


Grass fires around Wales

There have been hundreds of grass fires around Wales over the last week. One of the largest, around 30-35 hectares, burned overnight on Wednesday in Swansea.