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Fire crews deal with Roydon grass fire

13:48 27 May 2012

Archant Norfolk Photographic © 2011

An area of grass and a tree caught fire during high temperatures in Roydon at the weekend.

Firefighters from Diss were called to deal with the incident in Manor Drive shortly before 4pm on Saturday and took 20 minutes to extinguish the flames.

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