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Bordon blaze sees 5 hectares of heathland destroyed

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Bordon blaze sees 5 hectares of heathland destroyed

Published at 3:49pm 7th May 2017. (Updated at 7:28am 8th May 2017)

Five hectares of heathland have been destroyed in a fire in Bordon. 

Two fire engines and six specialist vehicles battled the blaze at Bordon Ranges on Saturday (May 5) afternoon.

One main jet and four hoses reels were used.

Hampshire Fire and Rescue say crews had a long day working hard to tackle the flames.

A stop message was issued by 16:42.

A photo tweeted by Rushmoor Fire Station later showed the aftermath of the severe blaze.


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