Hay bales ablaze in Hogsthorpe

A LARGE stack fire involving hundreds of bales of hay was started in circumstances which police are treating as suspicious.

Firefighters were called to the blaze in Hogsthorpe at around 9pm on Friday and kept it under control until it was safely extinguished.

PC Andrew Price of Skegness Police Station has asked members of the public to report any suspicious vehicles seen on country lanes particularly around farms and stacks of hay at this time of year.

If you saw anything suspicious around Stones Lane over the past week contact PC Price on 101 quoting incident 474 of August 24