Bales blaze tackled

THE fire service had to extinguish a fire on a north Northumberland farm last week.

The blaze, in a field near Bamburgh, was reported on Tuesday, August 23 at 4.20pm.

The field, which had been combined, had a small number of bales in the middle which had caught alight.

The fire was put out by Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service. At this stage it is not known how the bales had caught alight.