Firefighters battle widespread grass blaze at Monyash

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Firefighters armed with high pressure hoses and beaters extinguished a large grass fire.

The blaze erupted across 500sq metres of grass banking near Chapel Street, at Monyash, Bakewell, about 7.20pm, on Saturday, March 21.

Buxton firefighters put out the fire and made the area safe by about 7.50pm.