Picnickers spark fire

Picnickers spark fire

Picnickers spark fire

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Hedges in Minster Lovell were set on fire by picknickers enjoying a disposable barbecue. Fire officers were called out to the ruins at Minster Lovell after 3pm yesterday.

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