Field on fire near Norwich

A fire seen in the direction of Postwick, Norwich. Picture: Peter Raven

A fire seen in the direction of Postwick, Norwich. Picture: Peter Raven - Credit: Peter Raven

Plumes of smoke have been spotted miles away from a large field fire near Norwich.

Plumes of smoke have been spotted miles away from a large field fire near Norwich.

The fire brigade were called at around 12.48pm after a blaze broke out in a field on Fair Lane in Postwick, with smoke visible from several miles away from the source.

Appliances from Carrow, Sprowston, Wroxham, and two from Earlham attended and used hose reel jets to extinguish the fire around at around 2.30pm.

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