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Wildfire threat 'remains high' across the UK

Forest fires have now been burning in parts of the UK for almost a week.

In Northern Ireland, firefighters say they have dealt with more than a thousand wildfires while police in Berkshire say two people have been arrested on suspicion of starting a blaze at a forest near Bracknell.

Philippa Young reports.

  • 05 May 2011