Bournemouth Echo

Major fire breaks out on heathland near Upton


Major fire on heathland near Upton

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    Firefighters have a major heath fire near Upton under control
  • Smoke could be seen from as far away as Lulworth
  • 15 fire engines have been dispatched to the scene
  • There are more than 100 firefighters present
  • Service says 'good progress' being made, with the blaze surrounded
  • Two hectares affected
  • It follows major recent heath fires in Ferndown and Hamworthy

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