UPDATED 3.35pm:

A fire which spread across four acres of field in Apse Heath has now been extinguished.

The fire was accidentally caused by a haybaler.


FIREFIGHTERS are tackling a fire which has broken out in fields at Apse Heath this afternoon (Wednesday).

Emergency crews from Newport and Ryde have been called to tackle the fire.

Isle of Wight County Press:

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