Firefighters tackle blaze in Fenland town after wheelie bins set alight

FOUR wheelie bins were set on fire in a Fenland town in the early hours of Saturday.

One fire crew from March was called to a report of a bin on fire at St Peter’s Road in March at 2.40am.

Firefighters arrived and discovered that the blaze was actually four bins, stacked close together, which were all on fire.

The extinguished the blaze using one hose reel and returned to their fire station by 3.10am.

The cause of the fire was deliberate.

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter