Arsonists set fire to wheelie bins across South Yorkshire

Firefighters were busy overnight
Firefighters were busy overnight

Firefighters dealt with a series of wheelie bin blazes last night as arsonists wreaked havoc across South Yorkshire.

Crews were called out to blazes on Vikinglea Road, Manor, Sheffield; Walpole Grove, Swallownest, Sheffield and Park Road, Barnsley.

They also dealt with a sofa and pile of rubbish set alight on Bushfield Road, Wath-upon-Dearne.

Anyone with information about the incidents should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.

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