Fire crews tackle straw blaze

Maldon and Burnham Standard: Fire crews tackle straw blaze Fire crews tackle straw blaze

Firefighters worked through the night to put out a blaze involving 600 tonnes of baled straw.

Two crews from Maldon and one crew from South Woodham Ferrers were called to Burnham Road, Hazeleigh, at 11.35pm last night.

An Essex County Fire and Rescue spokesman said: "Firefighters arriving at the scene reported that the straw was well alight.

"After bringing the fire under control, the straw is being allowed to burn out under control."

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10:41am Sat 1 Mar 14

setbuilder says...

What on earth had the straw done wrong to be out on bail?
What on earth had the straw done wrong to be out on bail? setbuilder
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1:59pm Sat 1 Mar 14

setbuilder says...

as you've now changed your spelling to the correct 'bale' I'm surprised you haven't also removed my comment like the last time I pointed out your error, gazette.
as you've now changed your spelling to the correct 'bale' I'm surprised you haven't also removed my comment like the last time I pointed out your error, gazette. setbuilder
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