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Little Glemham: Firefighters tackle blaze involving tractor and straw field

PUBLISHED: 07:10 24 July 2014 | UPDATED: 07:10 24 July 2014

Firefighters attended a roof fire at a pre-school

Firefighters attended a roof fire at a pre-school

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A tractor, baler and 20 square metres of stubble and straw were all involved in a fire in east Suffolk last night (Wednesday).

Crews from Saxmundham and Woodbridge attended reports of a tractor fire in The Avenue, Little Glemham shortly after 8pm.

Firefighters used jet reels and beaters to tackle the blaze, which was under control just before 9pm.

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A man has been charged with possessing an imitation firearm, with intent to cause fear of violence, following an incident in Ipswich on Thursday.

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