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Investigations to begin into cause of another wildfire near Stalybridge

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Firefighters say a large moorland fire which burned for several hours last night is now out.

Crews called out to Stalybridge used specialist wildfire fighting equipment to bring it under control.

It was near the site of the major moorland fire which burned for several weeks over the summer.

An investigation into the cause will take place in due course.