Firefighters tackle Chinley grass fire

A fire crew was called to Chinley on Wednesday (May 1) following reports of a field fire.

The crew from Whaley Bridge attended Stubbins Lane at around noon where they found a full blown grass fire. They used water backpacks and beaters to tackle the blaze, but had to call for assistance from the Buxton fire crew.

The fire was out by 1.12pm.