Fire crews tackle moorland blaze

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Firefighters from Lancashire and Greater Manchester tackled a fire on moorland in Rivington, Chorley on Friday afternoon.

Crews from Chorley and Horwich fire stations were called out an area of grass near to the Pigeon Tower in Rivington at around 4pm.

They spent an hour and a half extinguishing the 100m x 100m area of moorland which was on fire.