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.

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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.