Workshop fire at farm near Towcester

FIRE crews from Northamptonshire and Buckinghamshire were called to a blaze at a farm workshop in Foscote hamlet near Towcester on Monday afternoon.

The fire, at Hill Farm in Abthorpe Road, was reported at 3.25pm. A single-storey brick and tile workshop of around 20m by 10m was well alight when crews arrived, Northants Fire and Rescue Service said.

Fire crews from Brackley and Daventry were joined by two crews from Buckinghamshire, as well as a water carrier.

A single crew remained at the farm throughout the night to monitor the scene. No injuries were reported.