Field fire tackled by crew

Fire services training excercise at paper making plant Ahlstrom near Chirnside. Scottish Fire Brigade's from Eyemouth, Coldstream, Duns and Marionville in Edinburgh participated. Sector Commander.
Fire services training excercise at paper making plant Ahlstrom near Chirnside. Scottish Fire Brigade's from Eyemouth, Coldstream, Duns and Marionville in Edinburgh participated. Sector Commander.

Fire crews tackled a gorse fire in Innerleithen on Friday evening as ­temperatures soared over the weekend.

The blaze in the field near Horsbrugh Terrace ­measured 25 square ­metres and was ­extinguished by local firefighters.