FIREFIGHTERS tackled a midnight blaze on a boat moored in Wolvercote.

Crews from Oxford and Kidlington arrived at the scene of the incident just before 1am where the flames were spreading to a neighbouring vessel.

The blaze near the Trout car park that could be spotted from the A34 was quickly dealt with.

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The fire is thought to be suspicious in nature and Thames Valley Police are investigating the incident.

Crews will be returning to the scene during the day to give boaters safety advice.