Campers advised after firefighters battle blazes in Hope Valley

Firefighters gave advice to campers after they battled two blazes in the Hope Valley.

Monday, 22nd April 2019, 10:31 am
Updated Monday, 22nd April 2019, 10:39 am
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Crews attended Upper Burbage Bridge shortly before 8pm on Easter Sunday and found two small fires.

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A spokesperson for Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service said: "Firefighters extinguished these and gave advice to campers who were there."

Rob Taylor, prevention area manager for DFRS, said: "If you are out and about enjoying the countryside, please act responsibly and consider the environment around you."