Blackwell bonfire “out of control”


Firefighters from Buxton tackled a bonfire in Blackwell, in the Hope Valley, that was out of control on Saturday afternoon.

A spokesman from Derbyshire Fire and Rescue said the incident occurred off the B6049 Blackwell Dale.

He added that crews attended the scene at 4.25pm and used two hose reel jets to extinguish the outdoor blaze.

They left the Peak District village at 5.10pm.