Horses killed in stable fire

Firefighters were called to Harborough's High Street this morning.
Firefighters were called to Harborough's High Street this morning.

FIRE: Two horses died during a fire at a farm on the Northants-Bucks border last week.

Just after 5pm on Friday, December 21, fire crews from Buckinghmam, Towcester and Daventry were called to the farm in Wicken, near Deanshanger.

A spokesman for the fire service said: “Sadly two horse died. The remaining horses were examined by the onsite vet and deemed fit and well. The cause of the fire was accidental.”