Large fire tonight in Buxton, near Aylsham

Fire-fighters are currently tackling a blaze involving about 1000 bales of straw in Buxton, near Aylsham.

Crews from Aylsham and Sprowston were called to the site, off Lion Road, just after 7pm.

A spokesman for the Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service said: 'One stack containing about 1000 bales over a very large area is currently alight. Crews are trying to stop it spreading to nearby stacks.'

Eyewitness Kevin Miller, who lives close by, said: 'It looks like quite a blaze.'

Readers' photographs of the fire can be emailed to reporter David Bale at david.bale2@archant.co.uk.


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