"Be mindful of fire impact"

"Be mindful of fire impact"

First published in Devon

WITH sunny weather predicted for the Easter weekend many people will be encouraged to be outside, whether this is a causal stroll in the countryside or hiking across Dartmoor.

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service are reminding walkers and campers to be mindful of the impact and damage that a gorse fire has on the environment - people are urged to extinguish cigarettes, never throw cigarettes out of the car window and avoid using open fires in the countryside.

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