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Fire at Sports Ground

On Sunday 11th April 2010, Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service was called to an incident at the Cinderella recreation ground, Boughton Avenue, Bransford, Worcester. Three appliances from Worcester Fire Station attended and extinguished flames affecting garden outbuildings and the surrounding area using a main jet, hose-reels and beaters. The derelict pavilion was saved from damage.

No-one was injured during the incident.

Police are now appealing for information following the fire. The incident took place between 18:00 and 18:10 on Sunday (April 11).

PC Jemma Newman said: “We would like to hear from anyone with any information or who may have seen anyone acting suspiciously in the area around the times given.”

Anyone with information should call police in 0300 333 3000, quoting 599/S/110410, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

*One youth has been arrested on suspicion of arson and remains on police bail while enquiries continue.