Grass fires keeping crews busy

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A couple of grass fires have Sheffield firefighters busy this evening.

Crews from Stocksbridge and Rotherham took calls about the fires earlier tonight.

The Rotherham pump attended the first fire at 7.20pm on Fenton Road, Kimberworth.

The fire was burning on land opposite the Ring o Bells pub.

The Stocksbridge crew attended a grass fire at Green Lane, Wharncliffe Side, at 7.32pm.

A South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue spokesperson said grass fires were common at this time of the year.