Hay bales go up in smoke in Chicheley fire

The fire affected around 70 tonnes of hay
The fire affected around 70 tonnes of hay

Firefighters were called in to tackle a fire in in Chicheley last night.

Around 70 tonnes of hay were involved in the incident. The blaze was in an open-sided barn on the A422 Bedford Road.

Appliance and crews from Newport Pagnell, Broughton and Kempston attended.

Thery used a main jet, a hose reel, a water tanker and haydrags.