Plumes of billowing
smoke seen in the sky from Brean
of smoke were seen by residents in Brean on Thursday (June 28th)
during an apparent fire at Uphill nature reserve.
Both Avon Fire
and Rescue Service and Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service
say they had not been attended, although Avon Fire said it was aware
of the incident.
photos show the smoke at the Walborough Nature Reserve in Uphill,
which is run by the Avon Wildlife Trust. One reader in the area
suggested that hay and silage had been alight, but was being managed.
has left dry conditions across the country, causing wildfires in
some parts of the UK during recent days.