Fire Fighters Tackle Tresco Grass Fire

Firefighters tackled a grass fire blaze on Tresco yesterday afternoon.

They were called out to Gimble Porth just after 3pm to a heathland fire covering an area approximately 10 metres by 10 meters.

Crew from the island used 2 hose reel jets and beaters to bring the fire under control and they were stood down just after 4.30.