Conifer trees, fence panels, and a caravan are just some of the fires reported this weekend

PUBLISHED: 14:36 20 May 2018 | UPDATED: 14:36 20 May 2018

Firefighters were called to Earlham Park. Photo: Denise Bradley

Firefighters were called to Earlham Park. Photo: Denise Bradley


Firefighters had to be called after a group of conifer trees and fence panels caught fire this morning.

A crew from Holt was called to Mission Lane, in Fakenham, at 9.37am today, Sunday May 20.

They used hose reel jets to put the fire out.

Yesterday, Saturday May 19, two more appliances from the Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service were called out after a caravan caught fire in North Walsham.

The crews from North Walsham and Mundesley were called at 2.35pm to Manor Road.

Firefighters wore breathing apparatus and used hoses to put the fire out.

One appliance was later called to Guestwick, between Fakenham and Aylsham, after a vehicle caught on fire on Skitfield Road.

A crew from Reepham attended at 10.49pm and used main and hose reel jets to put out the blaze.

They also used a thermal image camera to check for hotspots.

No one is believed to have been injured.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Fakenham and Wells Times. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Fakenham and Wells Times