Twin fires send smoke billowing across Sheffield

Two fires in Sheffield have sent smoke billowing across the city.

The scene of the fire on Limestone Cottage Lane in Birley Carr.
The scene of the fire on Limestone Cottage Lane in Birley Carr.

The fires - one of which is believed to involve grassland and trees - are currently taking place on Limestone Cottage Lane in Birley Carr and Wardsend Road near Hillsborough.

The South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service say they currently have one appliance fighting the fire in Birley Carr but have not yet arrived at the Hillsborough blaze.

More to follow.