Firefighters battle a garden blaze after occupants had struggled to light a barbecue

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Dronfield firefighters armed with a hose reel jet extinguished an out-of-control garden fire.

The blaze was discovered in the garden of a property on Cordwell Lane, at Millthorpe, about 1.40pm, today, Sunday, August 5.

A Derbyshire fire service spokesman said the fire is believed to have been caused while occupants attempted to light a barbecue.