Mostly Cloudy


11°C | 3°C

Mostly clear


17°C | 3°C



17°C | 5°C

Home   Dartford   News   Article

Bonfire out of control in Dartford Road, Dartford, and straw bales alight in Chapel Wood Road, New Ash Green

10 May 2014
by Lizzie Massey

Firefighters from both Dartford and Thames-side were called to out-of-control fires last night.

A Dartford crew were sent out first to a bonfire which had got out of hand at a business in Dartford Road, Dartford.

One pump was sent at 11.21pm and the crew spent around 30 minutes putting it out.

Library image

Library image

At around 3am a pump from Thames-side was sent out to a number of straw bales on fire at a farm in Chapel Wood Road, New Ash Green.

The blaze, in a field nearby, was not thought to be suspicious.



Click here for more news from Dartford.

Click here for more news from around the county.


Forgotten Password?

Forgotten Username?

Don't have an account? Please Register first!

The KM Group does not moderate comments.
Please click here for our house rules.

Thank you. Your comment has been received and will appear on the site shortly.


Terms of Comments
We do not actively moderate, monitor or edit contributions to the reader comments but we may intervene and take such action as we think necessary, please click here for our house rules.. If you have any concerns over the contents on our site, please either register those concerns using the report abuse button, contact us here, email or call 01634 227989.