Straw on fire, Banbury Road, Lighthorne Heath, Gaydon

Firefighters were called to tackle a blaze at a farm on Banbury Road at 10.39pm on  Sunday 14 October. On arrival crews found around 60 tonnes of baled straw on fire. A hose reel and water bowser were in use. Appliances from Fenny Compton, Coleshill, Wellesbourne, Southam, Leamington and Henley attended the incident over a 12 hour period. Firefighters remained on-site damping down to ensure the fire was completely out.