Welwyn Garden City fire crews deal with blaze on playing fields

PUBLISHED: 09:53 26 October 2017 | UPDATED: 10:05 26 October 2017

Firefighters dealt with a blaze in Welwyn Garden City last night. Picture: Danny Loo

Firefighters dealt with a blaze in Welwyn Garden City last night. Picture: Danny Loo

Danny Loo Photography 2017

Firefighters were called to a fire off Beehive Lane, Welwyn Garden City, last night.

A call came in at 9.30pm with reports of a fire.

Firefighters attended the scene on the King George V Playing fields.

Fire crews described it as a “deliberately set small fire in the open”.

One eyewitness told the Welwyn Hatfield Times: “Big fire in Welwyn Garden City with lots of flames and smoke and fire engines.”

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